Parisri, Parisṛ, Parishri: 3 definitions


Parisri 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 Parisṛ can be transliterated into English as Parisr or Parisri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Parisṛ (परिसृ).—1 P.

1) To flow round; एनं सरस्वती परिससार (enaṃ sarasvatī parisasāra) Ait. Br.; परिसस्रुरापः (parisasrurāpaḥ) Mb.

2) To move round, whirl round; प्रदक्षिणं तं परिसृत्य (pradakṣiṇaṃ taṃ parisṛtya) Bhāg.; परिसरति (parisarati) (v. l. for paripatati) शिखी भ्रान्तिमद्वारियन्त्रम् (śikhī bhrāntimadvāriyantram) M.2.13.

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

Pariśri (परिश्रि).—lay about; enclose, fence, surround.

Pariśri is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pari and śri (श्रि).

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Parisṛ (परिसृ).—flow or run around, circumambulate ([accusative]), spread everywhere.

Parisṛ is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pari and sṛ (सृ).

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

1) Pariśṝ (परिशॄ):—[=pari-√śṝ] [Passive voice] -śīryate ([Epic] also ti), to be cleft or rent asunder, to be split, [Mahābhārata]

2) Pariśri (परिश्रि):—[=pari-√śri] [Parasmaipada] -śrayati ([indeclinable participle] -śritya; [Vedic or Veda] [infinitive mood] pari-śrayitavai),

2) —to surround, encircle, fence, enclose, [Taittirīya-saṃhitā; Brāhmaṇa; ???] :—[Passive voice] -śrīyasva, be surrounded or surround thyself, [Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā xxxvii, 13.]

3) Parisṛ (परिसृ):—[=pari-√sṛ] [Parasmaipada] -sarati ([perfect tense] -sasāra, -sasruḥ; [indeclinable participle] -sṛtya),

—to flow or go round, circumambulate ([accusative]), [Ṛg-veda] etc. etc.;

—to flow or walk about or to and fro, [Mahābhārata; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

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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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