Mriganabhi, aka: Mṛganābhi, Mriga-nabhi; 4 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Mṛganābhi can be transliterated into English as Mrganabhi or Mriganabhi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

Mriganabhi in Marathi glossary... « previous · [M] · next »

mṛganābhi (मृगनाभि).—m (S) mṛgamada m S Musk. Ex. mṛgamadācī uṭī ||.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

mṛganābhi (मृगनाभि) [-mada, -मद].—m Musk.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Mriganabhi in Sanskrit glossary... « previous · [M] · next »

Mṛganābhi (मृगनाभि).—

1) musk; प्रस्थं हिमाद्रेर्मृगनाभिगन्धि (prasthaṃ himādrermṛganābhigandhi) Ku.1.54; Ṛs.6.13; Ch. P.8; R.17.24.

2) the musk-deer; दृषदो वासितोत्सङ्गा निषण्णमृगनाभिभिः (dṛṣado vāsitotsaṅgā niṣaṇṇamṛganābhibhiḥ) R.4.74. °जा () musk.

Derivable forms: mṛganābhiḥ (मृगनाभिः).

Mṛganābhi is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms mṛga and nābhi (नाभि).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Mṛganābhi (मृगनाभि).—m.

(-bhiḥ) Musk. E. mṛga a deer, (the musk-deer,) and nābhi the navel; the musk being formed in a bag attached to the belly of the animal about the navel.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara 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. 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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