Subhumi, Subhūmi: 4 definitions

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Subhumi 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.

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Subhūmi (सुभूमि).—A son of Ugrasena.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 71. 133; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 14. 20.
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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

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Subhūmi (सुभूमि).—name of a Bodhisattva: (Ārya-)Mañjuśrīmūlakalpa 311.14; with Sudhana (3); perhaps read Subhūti (3), who is also associated with Sudhana (3) in (Ārya-)Mañjuśrīmūlakalpa 461.6.

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

1) Subhūmi (सुभूमि):—[=su-bhūmi] [from su > su-pakva] f. a good place, [Gobhila-śrāddha-kalpa]

2) [v.s. ...] m. Name of a son of Ugra-sena (cf. next), [Viṣṇu-purāṇa]

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Subhumi 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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