Surasarit, Sura-sarit: 4 definitions


Surasarit 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.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Surasarit (सुरसरित्).—f. the Ganges; सुरसरिदिव तेजो वह्निनिष्ठ्यूतमैशम् (surasaridiva tejo vahniniṣṭhyūtamaiśam) R.2. 75.

Surasarit is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sura and sarit (सरित्). See also (synonyms): surasindhu.

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

Surasarit (सुरसरित्).—f. (-rit) The Ganges. E. sura deity, and sarit a river.

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

Surasarit (सुरसरित्).—[feminine] the river of the gods (Gaṅgā).

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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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