Sambhrita, Saṃbhṛta: 9 definitions


Sambhrita 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 Saṃbhṛta can be transliterated into English as Sambhrta or Sambhrita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Kavya (poetry)

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Source: Brill: Śaivism and the Tantric Traditions (kavya)

1) Saṃbhṛta (संभृत) refers to the “gathering (of water)”, according to Kālidāsa’s Raghuvaṃśa verse 8.3-4.—Accordingly: “Having experienced his great consecration with water gathered (saṃbhṛta) by Vasiṣṭha, the earth seemed to express her contentment with clear sighs. When the ritual had been performed for him by the guru who knew the Atharvaveda, he became unassailable by his enemies, for when Brahman is united with the power of weapons it is a union of wind and fire”.

2) Sambhṛta (सम्भृत) refers to “placing one (on the pyre)”, according to Kālidāsa’s Raghuvaṃśa verse 19.54.—Accordingly: “The ministers joined by the chaplain who knew the last rites placed him (sambhṛta) on the pyre in secret in the palace garden, under the pretext of a ceremony that averts disease”.

context information

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

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Saṃbhṛta (संभृत).—p. p.

1) Brought together, collected, concentrated.

2) Got ready, prepared, provided, equipped; संभृतया सपर्यया किल परम परितुष्यसि (saṃbhṛtayā saparyayā kila parama parituṣyasi) Bhāg.5.3.6.

3) Furnished or endowed with, possessed of.

4) Placed, deposited.

5) Full, complete, entire.

6) Gained, obtained.

7) Carried, borne.

8) Nourished.

9) Produced, caused.

1) Honoured, respected.

11) Loud, shrill (as a sound).

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

Sambhṛta (सम्भृत).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Collected, assembled. 2. Gained, got, possessed of. 3. Filled, full. 4. Complete, ready, prepared. 5. Nourished maintained. 6. Carried. E. sam before bhṛ to nourish, &c., aff. kta .

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

Saṃbhṛta (संभृत).—[adjective] put together, heaped up, collected; loaden, covered, or furnished with ([instrumental] or —°); carried, borne (in the womb); augmented, increased, nourished; gained, acquired; caused, effected.

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

1) Sambhṛta (सम्भृत):—[=sam-bhṛta] [from sam-bhṛ] mfn. brought together, collected, assembled, accumulated, concentrated, [Ṛg-veda] etc. etc.

2) [v.s. ...] provided, stored, laden, filled, covered, furnished or endowed with, possessed of ([instrumental case] or [compound]), [Atharva-veda] etc. etc.

3) [v.s. ...] carried, borne (in the womb), [Mahābhārata]

4) [v.s. ...] well maintained or nourished, [Ṛg-veda; Rāmāyaṇa]

5) [v.s. ...] honoured, respected, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

6) [v.s. ...] produced, effected, caused, made, prepared, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; Kālidāsa; Suśruta]

7) [v.s. ...] loud, shrill (as a sound), [Mahābhārata vii, 3911]

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

Sambhṛta (सम्भृत):—[sa-mbhṛta] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) a. Collected; gained; complete; nourished; full.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Saṃbhṛta (संभृत) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Saṃbhiya.

[Sanskrit to German]

Sambhrita in German

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

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Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Saṃbhṛta (ಸಂಭೃತ):—

1) [adjective] collected; brought together; assembled; accumulated.

2) [adjective] joined; united.

3) [adjective] made ready; prepared.

4) [adjective] kept; placed.

5) [adjective] filled, filled with; full of.

6) [adjective] got; obtianed; received.

7) [adjective] loud; high-sounding.

8) [adjective] carried forward or away; conveyed.

9) [adjective] brought up with care; fostered; reared.

10) [adjective] occurring or existing in a high degree; very strong; intense.

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Saṃbhṛta (ಸಂಭೃತ):—[noun] that which consists of or has something within.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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