Kritodvaha, Kṛtodvāha, Krita-udvaha: 5 definitions
Kritodvaha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
The Sanskrit term Kṛtodvāha can be transliterated into English as Krtodvaha or Kritodvaha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
2) practising penance by standing with up-lifted hands.
Kṛtodvāha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṛta and udvāha (उद्वाह).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-haḥ-hā-haṃ) Performing penance by standing with uplifted hands. 2. Married. E. kṛta, and udvāha marriage.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kṛtodvāha (कृतोद्वाह).—adj., f. hā, married.
Kṛtodvāha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṛta and udvāha (उद्वाह).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Kṛtodvāha (कृतोद्वाह):—[from kṛta > kṛ] mfn. performing penance by standing with uplifted arms, [Horace H. Wilson]
2) [v.s. ...] married, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa; Kathāsaritsāgara]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kṛtodvāha (कृतोद्वाह):—[kṛto+dvāha] (haḥ-hā-haṃ) a. Standing with arms erect; married.
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
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