Samupashru, Samupaśru, Samupa-shru: 2 definitions


Samupashru 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 Samupaśru can be transliterated into English as Samupasru or Samupashru, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Samupaśru (समुपश्रु).—hear, listen to ([accusative] or [genetive]), learn from ([ablative]).

Samupaśru is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms samupa and śru (श्रु).

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

Samupaśru (समुपश्रु):—[=sam-upa-√śru] [Parasmaipada] -sṛṇoti, to listen to anything ([accusative]), hear, hear or perceive any one ([genitive case]), hear from or be told by any one ([ablative]), [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

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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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