Vidra, Vidrā: 7 definitions
Vidra means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.
Languages of India and abroad
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
vidrā (विद्रा).—a vidrūpa a (Properly virūpa) Ugly: also deformed.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
vidrā (विद्रा).—a Ugly, deformed.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Tearing, splitting, piercing.
2) A fissure, hole, cavity.
Derivable forms: vidraḥ (विद्रः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-draṃ) 1. A hole, a chasm. 2. Piercing, perforating. E. vidh to pierce, aff., rak form irr.; or vi before, drā to sleep, aff. ka .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Vidra (विद्र).—i. e. vi-dṛ10 + a, n. 1. Piercing, perforating. 2. A hole, a chasm.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Vidrā (विद्रा).—run asunder or away, disappear.
Vidrā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vi and drā (द्रा).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Vidra (विद्र):—n. ([probably] invented to explain vi-dradhi) = chidra, a hole, chasm, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+1): Vidradha, Vidradhi, Vidradhighna, Vidradhighnashana, Vidradhika, Vidradhinashana, Vidrai, Vidrana, Vidrapaka, Vidrapana, Vidrapayati, Vidrashtri, Vidrava, Vidravaka, Vidravana, Vidravi, Vidravin, Vidravini, Vidravita, Vidravya.
Search found 1 books and stories containing Vidra, Vidrā, Vi-dra, Vi-drā; (plurals include: Vidras, Vidrās, dras, drās). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Sushruta Samhita, volume 4: Cikitsasthana (by Kaviraj Kunja Lal Bhishagratna)