Naradhipa, Narādhīpa, Narādhipa, Nara-adhipa: 11 definitions


Naradhipa means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Naradhip.

In Hinduism

Kavya (poetry)

[«previous next»] — Naradhipa in Kavya glossary
Source: Brill: Śaivism and the Tantric Traditions (kavya)

Narādhipa (नराधिप) refers to the “king”, according to Kālidāsa’s Raghuvaṃśa verse 9.33.—Accordingly: “You spoke about the king’s grief (narādhipanarādhipasya śokaṃ) on account of me; I am not pleased that he is so distressed, amidst associations as fleeting as dreams, when separation is bound to take place”.

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Kavya (काव्य, kavya) refers to Sanskrit poetry, a popular ancient Indian tradition of literature. There have been many Sanskrit poets over the ages, hailing from ancient India and beyond. This topic includes mahakavya, or ‘epic poetry’ and natya, or ‘dramatic poetry’.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Naradhipa in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

narādhīpa (नराधीप).—m S narēndra m S narēśvara m S A king.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

narādhīpa (नराधीप).—m narēndra m narēśvara m A king.

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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 dictionary

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

Narādhipa (नराधिप).—a king; नरपतिहितकर्ता द्वेष्यतां याति लोके (narapatihitakartā dveṣyatāṃ yāti loke) Pt. नराणां च नराधिपम् (narāṇāṃ ca narādhipam) Bhagavadgītā (Bombay) 1.27; Manusmṛti 7.13; R.2.75;3.42;7.62; Meghadūta 39; Y.1.311.

Derivable forms: narādhipaḥ (नराधिपः).

Narādhipa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nara and adhipa (अधिप). See also (synonyms): narādhipati, nareśa, nareśvara, naradeva, narapati, narapāla.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Narādhipa (नराधिप).—m.

(-paḥ) A king. E. nara and adhipa ruler.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Narādhipa (नराधिप).—[masculine] king, prince.

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

1) Narādhipa (नराधिप):—[from nara] m. = next, [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] Cathartocarpus Fistula, [Suśruta]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Narādhipa (नराधिप):—[narā+dhipa] (paḥ) 1. m. A king.

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Naradhipa in German

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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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Hindi dictionary

[«previous next»] — Naradhipa in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Narādhipa (नराधिप) [Also spelled naradhip]:—(nm) a king.

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