Vidharman: 5 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vidharman (विधर्मन्).—a. Acting wrongly, untruly; प्रमदा शीलसंपूर्णा पत्येव च विधर्मणा (pramadā śīlasaṃpūrṇā patyeva ca vidharmaṇā) Rām.4.17.42; Mahābhārata (Bombay) 12.59.94.

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

Vidharman (विधर्मन्).—1. [masculine] holder, supporter, arranger; enclosure, receptacle, limits; arrangement, disposition, direction.

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Vidharman (विधर्मन्).—2. [adjective] = 3 vidharma.

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

1) Vidharman (विधर्मन्):—[=vi-dharman] [from vi] 1. vi-dharman mfn. (for 2. See vi-√dhṛ) acting wrongly or unlawfully, [ib.]

2) [=vi-dharman] [from vi-dhṛ] 2. vi-dharman m. (for 1. See p. 951, col. 1) a maintainer, arranger, disposer, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda]

3) [v.s. ...] n. that which encircles or surrounds, receptacle, boundaries, circumference, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Pañcaviṃśa-brāhmaṇa]

4) [v.s. ...] disposition, arrangement, order, rule, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda]

5) [v.s. ...] Name of a Sāman, [Ārṣeya-brāhmaṇa]

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

Vidharman (विधर्मन्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Vihamma.

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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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