Rangavatarin, Raṅgāvatārin, Ranga-avatarin: 4 definitions

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Rangavatarin 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.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Raṅgāvatārin (रङ्गावतारिन्).—m. an actor; कर्मारस्य निषादस्य रङ्गावतारकस्य च (karmārasya niṣādasya raṅgāvatārakasya ca) Manusmṛti 4.215.

Raṅgāvatārin is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms raṅga and avatārin (अवतारिन्). See also (synonyms): raṅgāvatāraka.

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

Raṅgāvatārin (रङ्गावतारिन्).—[adjective] who enters the stage, [masculine] an actor.

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

Raṅgāvatārin (रङ्गावतारिन्):—[from raṅga > raj] m. (cf. [preceding]) a stage-player, actor, [Manu-smṛti iv, 215; Yājñavalkya i, 161] (the latter also ‘an actor who dresses like Rudra’ [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.])

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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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