Muramardana, aka: Mura-mardana; 1 Definition(s)


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Muramardana (मुरमर्दन).—m. epithets of Kṛṣṇa or Viṣṇu; प्रकीर्णासृग्बिन्दुर्जयति भुजदण्डो मुरजितः (prakīrṇāsṛgbindurjayati bhujadaṇḍo murajitaḥ) Gīt.1; मुरवैरिणो राधिका- मधि वचनजातम् (muravairiṇo rādhikā- madhi vacanajātam) 1.

Muramardana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms mura and mardana (मर्दन). See also (synonyms): murajit, muradviṣ, murabhid, muraripu, muravairin, murahan.

Source: DDSA: The practical 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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