Mahakumara, Mahākumāra, Maha-kumara: 5 definitions
Mahakumara means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. 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.
India history and geographySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Mahākumāra.—(CII 4), title of a prince or the crown- prince. (IE 8-2; EI 28; BL), title of certain rulers; title of some semi-independent Paramāra rulers. Note: mahākumāra is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Mahākumāra (महाकुमार).—the eldest son of a reigning prince, heir-apparent.
Derivable forms: mahākumāraḥ (महाकुमारः).
Mahākumāra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms mahā and kumāra (कुमार).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Mahākumāra (महाकुमार):—[=mahā-kumāra] [from mahā > mah] m. an hereditary prince, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
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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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Mahakumaramatya.
Ends with: Sosanika Mahakumara.
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