Uddhrish, Uddhṛṣ, Ud-hrish: 3 definitions


Uddhrish 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 Uddhṛṣ can be transliterated into English as Uddhrs or Uddhrish, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Uddhṛṣ (उद्धृष्).—be excited, impatient, or glad. [Causative] excite, gladden.

Uddhṛṣ is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ud and hṛṣ (हृष्).

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

Uddhṛṣ (उद्धृष्):—[=ud-dhṛṣ] (ud-√hṛṣ), [Vedic or Veda] [Ātmanepada] - [d] harṣate, to be excited with joy, rejoice;

—to do anything with joy or pleasure, [Ṛg-veda iv, 21, 9; Atharva-veda iii, 19, 6];

— (in class. lang.) [Parasmaipada] -dhṛṣyati, to be merry or in high spirits;

—to flare upwards, [Aitareya-brāhmaṇa iii, 4, 5];

—to open (as a calyx), [Bhāgavata-purāṇa] :—[Causal] -dharṣayati (3. [plural] -dharṣayanti, [Ṛg-veda]) to make merry or in high spirits, rejoice, cheer, [Ṛg-veda v, 21, 5; x, 103, 10; Atharva-veda v, 20, 8];

—to make brisk, encourage, [Mahābhārata; Mārkaṇḍeya-purāṇa]

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Uddhṛṣ (उद्धृष्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Uddhaṃsa.

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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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