Sauhrida, Sauhṛda: 7 definitions


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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Source: Puranic Encyclopedia

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

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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

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

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

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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

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

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

Sauhṛda (सौहृद).—n.

(-daṃ) Friendship. E. suhṛda a friend, aṇ aff.; also from suhṛdaya,

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

Sauhṛda (सौहृद).—and sauhṛdya saukṛdya, i. e. su-hṛd + a or ya, n. Friendship, [Vikramorvaśī, (ed. Bollensen.)] [distich] 10 (da); [Pañcatantra] ii. [distich] 130 (da). ([Pañcatantra] v. [distich] 19, sauhṛda, A friend,

— perhaps a misreading.)

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

1) Sauhṛda (सौहृद):—[from sauhārda] mfn. relating to or coming from a friend, [Rāmāyaṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] m. a friend, [Pañcatantra]

3) [v.s. ...] m. [plural] Name of a people, [Mahābhārata]

4) [v.s. ...] n. (ifc. f(ā). ) affection, friendship for or with ([locative case] or saha or [compound]), [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa] etc.

5) [v.s. ...] n. liking for, fondness of ([compound]), [Jātakamālā]

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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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