Shararopa, Śarāropa, Shara-aropa: 5 definitions


Shararopa 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 Śarāropa can be transliterated into English as Sararopa or Shararopa, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śarāropa (शरारोप).—a bow; तान् गृहीतशरावापान् (tān gṛhītaśarāvāpān) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 1.189.13; आवापः (āvāpaḥ) also means quiver; चिच्छेद कार्मुकं दीप्तं शरावापं च सत्वरम् (ciccheda kārmukaṃ dīptaṃ śarāvāpaṃ ca satvaram) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 6.9.61.

Derivable forms: śarāropaḥ (शरारोपः).

Śarāropa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śara and āropa (आरोप). See also (synonyms): śarāvāpa.

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

Śarāropa (शरारोप).—m.

(-paḥ) A bow. E. śara an arrow, āropa a receptacle.

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

Śarāropa (शरारोप):—[from śara] m. ‘that on which arrows are fixed’, a bow, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Śarāropa (शरारोप):—[śarā+ropa] (paḥ) 1. m. A bow.

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