Svadhinabharttrika, Svādhīnabharttṛkā: 2 definitions


Svadhinabharttrika 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 Svādhīnabharttṛkā can be transliterated into English as Svadhinabharttrka or Svadhinabharttrika, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Svādhīnabharttṛkā (स्वाधीनभर्त्तृका).—f.

(-kā) A woman who is independent of her lover or husband. E. sva self, adhīna subservient, and bharttṛ a husband, kan added; keeping her husband in subjection or dependence.

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

Svādhīnabharttṛkā (स्वाधीनभर्त्तृका):—[svādhīna-bharttṛkā] (kā) 1. f. Idem.

context information

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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