Kuruvriddha, Kuruvṛddha, Kuru-vriddha: 3 definitions
Kuruvriddha 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 Kuruvṛddha can be transliterated into English as Kuruvrddha or Kuruvriddha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Kuruvṛddha (कुरुवृद्ध).—an epithet of Bhīṣma; तस्य संजनयन्हर्षं कुरुवृद्धः पितामहः (tasya saṃjanayanharṣaṃ kuruvṛddhaḥ pitāmahaḥ) Bg.1.12.
Derivable forms: kuruvṛddhaḥ (कुरुवृद्धः).
Kuruvṛddha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kuru and vṛddha (वृद्ध).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kuruvṛddha (कुरुवृद्ध).—[masculine] [Epithet] of Bhīṣma.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kuruvṛddha (कुरुवृद्ध):—[=kuru-vṛddha] [from kuru] m. Name of Bhīṣma, [Bhagavad-gītā i, 12.]
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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