Romaharsha, Rōmaharṣa, Romaharṣa, Roman-harsha: 10 definitions
Romaharsha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 terms Rōmaharṣa and Romaharṣa can be transliterated into English as Romaharsa or Romaharsha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
rōmaharṣa (रोमहर्ष).—m S Horripilation. See rōmāñca.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Romaharṣa (रोमहर्ष).—bristling of the hair, thrill; वेपथुश्च शरीरे मे रोमहर्षश्च जायते (vepathuśca śarīre me romaharṣaśca jāyate) Bg.1.29.
Derivable forms: romaharṣaḥ (रोमहर्षः).
Romaharṣa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms roman and harṣa (हर्ष).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-rṣaḥ) Horripilation. E. roma the hair of the body, and harṣa pleasure.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Romaharṣa (रोमहर्ष).—m. horripilation.
Romaharṣa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms roman and harṣa (हर्ष).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Romaharṣa (रोमहर्ष).—[masculine] the erection of the hair on the body, a thrill or shudder; rhaṣaṇa [adjective] causing it.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Romaharṣa (रोमहर्ष):—[=roma-harṣa] [from roma > roman] m. the bristling of the h° of the body, thrill (caused by joy, fear, cold etc.), [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Romaharṣa (रोमहर्ष):—[roma-harṣa] (rṣaḥ) 1. m. Horripilation.
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Romaharṣa (रोमहर्ष):—m. das Sträuben der Härchen des Körpers, Rieseln der Haut (vor Kälte, Furcht, Freude, Geilheit) [Halāyudha 3, 29.] [Bhagavadgītā 1, 29.] [Mahābhārata 4, 1240. 2249. 13, 934.] [Rāmāyaṇa 7, 26, 30. 36, 24.] [Suśruta 1, 252, 15. 256, 1. 267, 17.] [Rājataraṅgiṇī 3, 41.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 11, 14, 23.]
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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