Mantridhura, Mantrin-dhura: 2 definitions


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[«previous next»] — Mantridhura in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Mantridhura (मन्त्रिधुर).—a. able to bear the burden of a minister's office; सुसंवृतो मन्त्रिधुरैरमात्यैः शास्त्रकोविदैः (susaṃvṛto mantridhurairamātyaiḥ śāstrakovidaiḥ) Rām.2.1.16. -पतिः, -प्रधानः, -प्रमुखः, -मुख्यः, -वरः, -श्रेष्ठः (patiḥ, -pradhānaḥ, -pramukhaḥ, -mukhyaḥ, -varaḥ, -śreṣṭhaḥ) the prime minister, premier.

Mantridhura is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms mantrin and dhura (धुर).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Mantridhura (मन्त्रिधुर):—[=mantri-dhura] [from mantri > man] mfn. able to bear the burden of the office of a counsellor, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

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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.

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