Ribhukshin, Ṛbhukṣin: 7 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Ṛbhukṣin can be transliterated into English as Rbhuksin or Ribhukshin, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Kavya (poetry)

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Source: archive.org: Naisadhacarita of Sriharsa

Ṛbhukṣin (ऋभुक्षिन्) refers to a name of Indra, and is mentioned in the Naiṣadha-carita 5.73.

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Kavya (काव्य, kavya) refers to Sanskrit poetry, a popular ancient Indian tradition of literature. There have been many Sanskrit poets over the ages, hailing from ancient India and beyond. This topic includes mahakavya, or ‘epic poetry’ and natya, or ‘dramatic poetry’.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Ribhukshin in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ṛbhukṣin (ऋभुक्षिन्).—m. [ṛbhukṣaḥ vajraṃ svargo vā asyāsti ini] (Nom. ṛbhukṣāḥ, acc. pl. ṛbhukṣaḥ)

1) Name of Indra.

2) Name of the Maruts; इमां मे मरुतो गिरमिमं स्तोममृभुक्षणः (imāṃ me maruto giramimaṃ stomamṛbhukṣaṇaḥ) Ṛgveda 8.7.9.

3) A Ṛibhu in general.

4) Governing far; reigning over Ṛibhus.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Ṛbhukṣin (ऋभुक्षिन्).—m.

(-kṣā) Indra. E. ṛbhukṣa paradise, &c. ini aff.

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

1) Ṛbhukṣin (ऋभुक्षिन्):—[from ṛbhu] m. (See [grammar] 162 [Pāṇini 7-1, 85 ff.]), Name of the above Ṛbhus, and [especially] of the first of them, [Ṛg-veda]

2) [v.s. ...] Name of Indra (as the lord of the Ṛbhus, [Nirukta, by Yāska]), [Ṛg-veda]

3) [v.s. ...] of the Maruts, [Ṛg-veda viii. 7, 9; xx, 2]

4) [v.s. ...] great, best ([Sāyaṇa]), [Ṛg-veda viii, 93, 34.]

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

Ṛbhukṣin (ऋभुक्षिन्):—(kṣī) 5. m. Indra.

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Ribhukshin 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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