Paratrabhiru, Paratrabhīru, Paratra-bhiru: 4 definitions


Paratrabhiru 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.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Paratrabhīru (परत्रभीरु).—one who stands in awe of the future world, a pious or religious man.

Derivable forms: paratrabhīruḥ (परत्रभीरुः).

Paratrabhīru is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms paratra and bhīru (भीरु).

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

Paratrabhīru (परत्रभीरु).—m.

(-rūḥ) A pious man, one standing in awe of futurity. E. paratra the next world, and bhīru timid.

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

Paratrabhīru (परत्रभीरु):—[=para-tra-bhīru] [from para-tra > para] m. ‘one who stands in awe of futurity’, a pious or religious man, [Horace H. Wilson]

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

Paratrabhīru (परत्रभीरु):—[paratra-bhīru] (ruḥ) 2. m. A pious man; regarding future rewards, &c.

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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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