Sugrihita, Sugṛhīta, Su-grihita: 4 definitions


Sugrihita 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 Sugṛhīta can be transliterated into English as Sugrhita or Sugrihita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sugṛhīta (सुगृहीत).—a.

1) held well or firmly, grasped.

2) used or applied properly or auspiciously. °नामन् (nāman) a.

1) one whose name is auspiciously invoked, one whose name it is auspicious to utter (as Bali, Yudhi- ṣṭhira), a term used as a respectful mode of speaking; सुगृहीतनाम्नः भट्टगोपालस्य पौत्रः (sugṛhītanāmnaḥ bhaṭṭagopālasya pautraḥ) Māl.1.

Sugṛhīta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms su and gṛhīta (गृहीत).

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

Sugṛhīta (सुगृहीत).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Held fast or firmly, seized, grasped. 2. Taken or applied properly or auspiciously. E. su well, and gṛhīta taken.

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

Sugṛhīta (सुगृहीत).—[adjective] held fast, conceived or learnt well; applied properly or auspiciously.

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

1) Sugṛhīta (सुगृहीत):—[=su-gṛhīta] [from su > su-ga] mfn. held fast or firmly, seized, grasped, clung or adhered to, [Śiśupāla-vadha]

2) [v.s. ...] well apprehended or learnt, [ib.]

3) [v.s. ...] mentioned auspiciously (cf. next)

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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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