Mahidhraka, Mahi-dhraka, Mahīdhraka: 2 definitions
Mahidhraka 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.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Mahīdhraka (महीध्रक):—[=mahī-dhraka] [from mahī > mah] m. (cf. [preceding]) Name of a king, [Rāmāyaṇa] ([varia lectio] mahāndhraka).
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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Partial matches: Mahi.
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The Ramayana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
The Ramayana of Valmiki (by Hari Prasad Shastri)
Chapter 71 - King Janaka gives an account of the succession and his dynasty < [Book 1 - Bala-kanda]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)