Parasharin, Parāśarin, Pārāśarin: 6 definitions


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The Sanskrit terms Parāśarin and Pārāśarin can be transliterated into English as Parasarin or Parasharin, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Parāśarin (पराशरिन्).—m. A beggar, mendicant.

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Pārāśarin (पाराशरिन्).—m.

1) A religious mendicant.

2) Particularly, such religious mendicants or ascetics as study the Śārīra Sūtras of Vyāsa (pl).

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

Parāśarin (पराशरिन्).—m. (-rī) A beggar, a wandering mendicant. E. parāśara the rules of Parasara or Vyasa, the founder of the tribe, and ini aff.; also pārāśarin.

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Pārāśarin (पाराशरिन्).—m. (-rī) 1. A recluse. Plu. The religious mendicant or Brahman, who having passed through the three stages of student, house-holder, and ascetic leads a vagrant life, and subsists upon alms; or the class of ascetics who study the Shariraka Sutra of Vyasa. E. pārāśarya Vyasa, the author of the rules of this order, and ini aff.

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

1) Parāśarin (पराशरिन्):—[=parā-śarin] [from parā-śara > parā-śṝ] m. = pārāśarin, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) Pārāśarin (पाराशरिन्):—[from pārāśara] m. a mendicant of the order of Pārāśarya, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.] (cf. [Pāṇini 4-3, 110]).

3) [v.s. ...] [plural] Name of a [philosophy] school, [Rāmatāpanīya-upaniṣad]

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

1) Parāśarin (पराशरिन्):—[parā-śarin] (rī) 5. m. A beggar.

2) Pārāśarin (पाराशरिन्):—(rī) 5. m. See pārāśara.

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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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