Sarvaharana, Sarvaharaṇa, Sarva-harana: 5 definitions



Sarvaharana 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

[«previous next»] — Sarvaharana in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

sarvaharaṇa (सर्वहरण).—n (S) Robbing all.

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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

[«previous next»] — Sarvaharana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sarvaharaṇa (सर्वहरण).—confiscating of one's entire property; सर्वहारं हरेन्नृपः (sarvahāraṃ harennṛpaḥ) Ms.8.399.

Derivable forms: sarvaharaṇam (सर्वहरणम्).

Sarvaharaṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sarva and haraṇa (हरण). See also (synonyms): sarvahāra.

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

Sarvaharaṇa (सर्वहरण).—[neuter] hāra [masculine] [abstract] to [preceding] adj.

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

Sarvaharaṇa (सर्वहरण):—[=sarva-haraṇa] [from sarva] n. confiscation of one’s entire property, [Manu-smṛti [Scholiast or Commentator]]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Sarvaharaṇa (सर्वहरण):—n. das Einziehen —, Wegnahme der ganzen Habe [Kullūka] zu [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 8, 399.]

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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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