Vairoci: 5 definitions


Vairoci 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Vairochi.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vairoci (वैरोचि).—

1) Epithets of the demon Bali, son of Virochana; व्यक्षोभयेतां तौ सैन्यमिन्द्र- वैरोचनाविव (vyakṣobhayetāṃ tau sainyamindra- vairocanāviva) Mb. 1.138.46.

2) Of the son of Agni.

3) Of the son of Sūrya.

Derivable forms: vairociḥ (वैरोचिः).

See also (synonyms): vairocana, vairocani.

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

Vairoci (वैरोचि).—m.

(-ciḥ) The demon or Daitya Vana.

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

1) Vairoci (वैरोचि):—[from vairocana] m. (?) [patronymic] of Bāṇa son of Bali, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] Name of Bali, [Apte’s The Practical Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

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

Vairoci (वैरोचि):—(ciḥ) 2. m. The demon or daitya Vanā.

[Sanskrit to German]

Vairoci in German

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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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