Mriduvarga, Mṛduvarga, Mridu-varga: 2 definitions



Mriduvarga 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 Mṛduvarga can be transliterated into English as Mrduvarga or Mriduvarga, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Mṛduvarga (मृदुवर्ग).—the group of the Nakṣatras अनुराधा, मृगशिरस्, चित्रा (anurādhā, mṛgaśiras, citrā) and रेवती (revatī).

Derivable forms: mṛduvargaḥ (मृदुवर्गः).

Mṛduvarga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms mṛdu and varga (वर्ग). See also (synonyms): mṛdugaṇa.

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

Mṛduvarga (मृदुवर्ग):—[=mṛdu-varga] [from mṛdu > mṛd] m. the group of Nakṣatras called mṛdu (viz. Anurādhā, Citrā, Revatī and Mṛga-śiras), [Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā]

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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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