Mahanemi, Mahānemi, Maha-nemi: 3 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Mahānemi (महानेमि).—a crow.
Derivable forms: mahānemiḥ (महानेमिः).
Mahānemi is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms mahā and nemi (नेमि).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-miḥ) A crow.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Mahānemi (महानेमि):—[=mahā-nemi] [from mahā > mah] m. a crow, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
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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Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Part 4: War between Kṛṣṇa and Jarāsandha < [Chapter VII - Marriages of Śāmba and Pradyumna]
Part 1: Initiation of Kṛṣṇa at Dvārakā < [Chapter VIII - The episode of Sāgaracandra]
Part 3: Nemi’s attempt at marriage with Rājīmatī < [Chapter IX - Ariṣṭanemi’s sport, initiation, omniscience]
The Garuda Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter XV - Enumeration of one thousand epithets of Vishnu < [Agastya Samhita]