Sauhrida, aka: Sauhṛda; 3 Definition(s)


Sauhrida 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.

The Sanskrit term Sauhṛda can be transliterated into English as Sauhrda or Sauhrida, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Sauhṛda (सौहृद).—An ancient country in South India, famous in the Purāṇas. (Mahābhārata, Bhīṣma Parva, Chapter 9, Verse 59).

Source: Puranic Encyclopaedia
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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

Marathi-English dictionary

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sauhṛda (सौहृद).—n S (suhṛda) Friendship or friendliness.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
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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-English dictionary

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Sauhṛda (सौहृद).—Friendship, affection; यत् सौहृदादपि जनाः शिथिलीभवन्ति (yat sauhṛdādapi janāḥ śithilībhavanti) Mk.1.13; सखीजनस्ते किमु रूढसौहृदः (sakhījanaste kimu rūḍhasauhṛdaḥ) V.1.1; Māl.1.

Derivable forms: sauhṛdam (सौहृदम्).

See also (synonyms): sauhārdya, sauhṛdya, sauhṛdaya.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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Search found 7 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

Dṛḍhasauhṛda (दृढसौहृद).—mfn. (-daḥ-dī-daṃ) Firm in friendship, constant. E. dṛḍha, and sauhṛda...
Sthirasauhṛda (स्थिरसौहृद).—a. firm in friendship. Sthirasauhṛda is a Sanskrit compound consist...
Rūḍhasauhṛda (रूढसौहृद).—a. firm in friendship, of deep-rooted friendship; सखीजनस्ते किमु रूढसौ...
Sauhārdya (सौहार्द्य).—n. (-rdyaṃ) Friendship. E. suhṛd a friend, ṣyañ aff.
Sauhṛdya (सौहृद्य).—n. (-dyaṃ) Friendship. E. suhṛd a friend, yañ aff.
Sohada, (Sk. sauhṛda, fr. su+hṛd) a friend Mhvs 38, 98. See also suhada. (Page 727)
Sauhṛdaya (सौहृदय).—Friendship, affection; यत् सौहृदादपि जनाः शिथिलीभवन्ति (yat sauhṛdādapi jan...

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