Sarpari, Sarpāri, Sarpa-ari: 6 definitions



Sarpari 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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

sarpāri (सर्पारि).—m S (Enemy of the snake.) An ichneumon.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

sarpāri (सर्पारि).—m An ichneumon.

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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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sarpāri (सर्पारि).—

1) an ichneumon.

2) a peacock.

3) an epithet of Garuḍa.

Derivable forms: sarpāriḥ (सर्पारिः).

Sarpāri is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sarpa and ari (अरि). See also (synonyms): sarpārāti.

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

Sarpāri (सर्पारि).—m.

(-riḥ) An ichneumon. E. sarpa a snake, and ari an enemy; equally applicable to the peacock, &c.: see the last.

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

Sarpāri (सर्पारि).—[masculine] a peacock or Garuḍa (enemy of serpents).

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

1) Sarpāri (सर्पारि):—[from sarpa] m.idem’, a peacock, [Subhāṣitāvali]

2) [v.s. ...] an ichneumon, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

3) [v.s. ...] Name of Garuḍa (in next)

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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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