Shobhin, Śobhin: 6 definitions


Shobhin 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 Śobhin can be transliterated into English as Sobhin or Shobhin, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śobhin (शोभिन्).—a.

1) Shining, becoming; धृतं त्वया वार्धकशोभि वल्कलम् (dhṛtaṃ tvayā vārdhakaśobhi valkalam) Kumārasambhava 5.44; R.8.12.

2) Beautiful, lovely, handsome.

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

Śobhin (शोभिन्).—[-śobhin], i. e. śubh and śobha, + in, adj., f. , 1. Shining, [Vikramorvaśī, (ed. Bollensen.)] [distich] 137; [Rājataraṅgiṇī] 5, 358; [Meghadūta, (ed. Gildemeister.)] 58. 2. Exceeding, [Rājataraṅgiṇī] 5, 384.

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

Śobhin (शोभिन्).—[adjective] splendid, adorned or shining with (—°).

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

1) Śobhin (शोभिन्):—[from śobha] mfn. brilliant, splendid, beautiful, [Mahābhārata]

2) [v.s. ...] (ifc.) resplendent with, beautified by, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc. (also for śobha = śobhā; e.g. anumeya-śobhin, ‘whose splendour may be infered from’ [Kumāra-sambhava i, 37]).

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Śobhin (शोभिन्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Sohi.

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Shobhin in German

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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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