Proddhri, Proddhṛ, Prod-hri: 2 definitions


Proddhri 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 Proddhṛ can be transliterated into English as Proddhr or Proddhri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Proddhṛ (प्रोद्धृ) or Samabhyuddhṛ.—& pratyud draw out, lift up, rescue, relieve, promote, further.

Proddhṛ is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms prod and hṛ (हृ).

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

Proddhṛ (प्रोद्धृ):—[=prod-dhṛ] (pra-ud-√hṛ) [Parasmaipada] [Ātmanepada] -dharati, te, to lift up, draw up (as water from a well), [Mahābhārata; Harivaṃśa; Rāmāyaṇa];

—to extract from ([ablative]), extricate, save, deliver, [Kathāsaritsāgara; Prasannarāghava]

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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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