Sucaru, Sucāru: 9 definitions
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Alternative spellings of this word include Sucharu.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia
1) Sucāru (सुचारु).—A son of Dhṛtarāṣṭra. With his seven brothers he attacked Abhimanyu. (Mahābhārata Bhīṣma Parva, Chapter 79, Verse 22).
2) Sucāru (सुचारु).—A son born to Śrī Kṛṣṇa by his wife Rukmiṇī. (Mahābhārata Anuśāsana Parva, Chapter 14, Verse 33). The sons born by Rukmiṇī were Pradyumna Cārudeṣṇa, Sudeṣṇa, Cārudeha, Sucāru, Cārugupta and Bhadracāru. (Bhāgavata, Skandha 10).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
1a) Sucāru (सुचारु).—A son of Rukmiṇī and Kṛṣṇa.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa X. 61. 8; Matsya-purāṇa 47. 16; Viṣṇu-purāṇa V. 28. 2.
1b) A son of Pratibāhu.*
- * Vāyu-purāṇa 96. 251; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 15. 42.
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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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
sucāru : (adj.) extremely charming.
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sucāru (सुचारु).—mfn. (-ruḥ-ruḥ or -rvī-ru) 1. Very beautiful. 2. Pleasing, delightful. E. su very, cāru lovely.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sucāru (सुचारु).—[adjective] very pleasant or beautiful; [abstract] tā [feminine]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Sucāru (सुचारु):—[=su-cāru] [from su > su-cakra] mfn. very lovely or beautiful, pleasing, delightful, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.
2) [v.s. ...] m. Name of a son of Kṛṣṇa and Rukmiṇī, [Mahābhārata; Harivaṃśa; Purāṇa]
3) [v.s. ...] of a son of Viṣvaksena (adopted by Gaṇḍūṣa), [Harivaṃśa]
4) [v.s. ...] of a son of Pratiratha, [ib.]
5) [v.s. ...] of a son of Bāhu, [Viṣṇu-purāṇa]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sucāru (सुचारु):—[su-cāru] (ruḥ-ruḥ-rvvī-ru) a. Beautiful, pleasing.
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
1) adj. sehr lieblich, schön: rūpa adj. [Mahābhārata 5, 7514.] sucārvaṅgī [Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 18, 39.] daśanā [Śabdakalpadruma] nach dem [Kalikāpurāṇa] cakracaraṇa [Harivaṃśa.2454.] —
2) m. Nomen proprium a) eines Sohnes des Kṛṣṇa von der Rukmiṇī [Mahābhārata 13, 621.] [Harivaṃśa 6698. 11069] [?(?). Viṣṇupurāṇa 578. Bhāgavatapurāṇa 10, 61, 8.] — b) eines Sohnes des Viṣvaksena und Adoptivsohnes des Gaṇḍūṣa [Harivaṃśa 1939. fg.] — c) eines Sohnes des Pratiratha [Harivaṃśa 9205.] — d) eines Sohnes des Bāhu [Viṣṇupurāṇa 440.]
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Sucāru (सुचारु) [Also spelled sucharu]:—(a) charming, pretty, comely; hence ~[tā] (nf); —[rūpa se] well; duly.
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