Rucirashva, Rucirāśva: 6 definitions


Rucirashva 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 Rucirāśva can be transliterated into English as Rucirasva or Rucirashva, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Ruchirashva.

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Rucirashva in Purana glossary
Source: Wisdom Library: Bhagavata Purana

Rucirāśva (रुचिराश्व):—One of the four sons of Syenajit (son of Viśada). He had a son named Pāra. (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.21.23)

Source: Puranic Encyclopedia

Rucirāśva (रुचिराश्व).—A king of the Lunar dynasty. (Bhāgavata, Skandha 9).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Rucirāśva (रुचिराश्व).—A son of Senājit, and father of Parā. (Pṛthusena ).*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 21. 23-24; Matsya-purāṇa 49. 50; Vāyu-purāṇa 99. 173; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 19. 36-37.
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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Rucirashva in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Rucirāśva (रुचिराश्व):—[from rucira > ruc] m. Name of a son of Sena-jit, [Purāṇa]

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Rucirashva 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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