Paravrij, Parāvṛj: 5 definitions


Paravrij 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.

The Sanskrit term Parāvṛj can be transliterated into English as Paravrj or Paravrij, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Parāvṛj (परावृज्).—adj. Humbled, miserable(?), Chr. 296, 8 = [Rigveda.] i. 112, 8.

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

Parāvṛj (परावृज्).—[masculine] outcast.

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Parāvṛj (परावृज्).—turn away ([transitive] & [instrumental]), flee; tear off, remove, reject, abandon.

Parāvṛj is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms parā and vṛj (वृज्).

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

1) Parāvṛj (परावृज्):—[=parā-√vṛj] a [Parasmaipada] -vṛṇakti ([imperfect tense] -vṛṇak; [perfect tense] -vavṛjur; [Aorist] -vark, -varktam),

—to turn away;

— (with śīrṣā) to flee, [Ṛg-veda];

—to wring off (as a head), [ib.];

—to throw away, remove, reject, abandon, [ib.]

2) [=parā-vṛj] b m. an out-caste, wretch, miserable, [Ṛg-veda] ([Sāyaṇa] ‘Name of a person’).

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Paravrij 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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