Pushyadharman, Puṣyadharman: 2 definitions


Pushyadharman 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 Puṣyadharman can be transliterated into English as Pusyadharman or Pushyadharman, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Puṣyadharman (पुष्यधर्मन्).—name of a king, descendant or suc-cessor of Aśoka: Divyāvadāna 433.23 f. He was succeeded by Puṣyamitra.

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

Puṣyadharman (पुष्यधर्मन्):—[=puṣya-dharman] [from puṣya > puṣ] m. Name of a prince, [Buddhist literature]

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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. 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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