Parimrij, Parimṛj: 5 definitions


Parimrij 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 Parimṛj can be transliterated into English as Parimrj or Parimrij, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Parimṛj (परिमृज्).—2 P.

1) To wipe off or away, wish out, remove; (vācyaṃ) त्यागेन पत्न्याः परिमार्ष्टुमैच्छत् (tyāgena patnyāḥ parimārṣṭumaicchat) R.14.35.

2) To rub, stroke.

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

Parimṛj (परिमृज्).—wipe all round, rub, stroke, polish, clean, purify; wipe away, remove, destroy, get rid of ([accusative]).

Parimṛj is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pari and mṛj (मृज्).

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

1) Parimṛj (परिमृज्):—[=pari-√mṛj] a [Parasmaipada] -mārṣṭi, -mṛjati, -mārjati, mārjayati (rarely [Ātmanepada] e.g. [Potential] -mṛjīta, [Gobhila-śrāddha-kalpa]; [indeclinable participle] -mṛjya; [infinitive mood] -mārṣṭum, or -mārjitum),

—to wipe all round, wash, cleanse, purify, [Ṛg-veda] etc. etc.;

— (with cakṣuṣī) to wipe tears from the eyes, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa];

— (also [Ātmanepada]) to cleanse or rinse the mouth, Gant, [Āpastamba; Gobhila-śrāddha-kalpa; Mahābhārata];

—to touch lightly, stroke, [Mahābhārata];

—to wipe off or away, remove, efface, get rid of ([accusative]), [Rāmāyaṇa; Kālidāsa; Bhāgavata-purāṇa] :—[Passive voice] -mṛjyate, to be rubbed or worn out by use (as teeth), [Mahābhārata xii, 5303] :—[Intensive] -marmṛjyate, to sweep over ([accusative]), [Ṛg-veda i, 95, 8] ([Sāyaṇa] ‘to cover with radiance’). 2.

2) [=pari-mṛj] b mfn. washing, cleaning (in kaṃśa-pari-mṛj), [Pāṇini 8-2, 36 [Scholiast or Commentator]]

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Parimṛj (परिमृज्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Parimaila.

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Parimrij 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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