Vaidhurya: 6 definitions


Vaidhurya 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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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Vaidhurya in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vaidhurya (वैधुर्य).—

1) Bereavement.

2) Agitation, tremor.

Derivable forms: vaidhuryam (वैधुर्यम्).

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

Vaidhurya (वैधुर्य) or Vaidhuryya.—n.

(-ryaṃ) Agitation, tremor.

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

Vaidhurya (वैधुर्य).—[neuter] loneliness, absence, want.

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

1) Vaidhurya (वैधुर्य):—[from vaidhurī] n. desolation, [Kathāsaritsāgara]

2) [v.s. ...] bereavement, deprivation, absence (yaṃ vi-√dhā, ‘to deprive of’, ‘remove’), [Bālarāmāyaṇa; Sāhitya-darpaṇa]

3) [v.s. ...] misery, wretchedness, desperate plight, [Kathāsaritsāgara; Rājataraṅgiṇī]

4) [v.s. ...] agitation, tremulousness, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

[Sanskrit to German]

Vaidhurya in German

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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Nepali dictionary

[«previous next»] — Vaidhurya in Nepali glossary
Source: unoes: Nepali-English Dictionary

Vaidhurya (वैधुर्य):—n. 1. widowerhood; 2. bereavement;

context information

Nepali is the primary language of the Nepalese people counting almost 20 million native speakers. The country of Nepal is situated in the Himalaya mountain range to the north of India.

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