Viproshitabhartrika, Viproṣitabhartṛkā, Viproshita-bhartrika: 2 definitions


Viproshitabhartrika 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 Viproṣitabhartṛkā can be transliterated into English as Viprositabhartrka or Viproshitabhartrika, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Viproṣitabhartṛkā (विप्रोषितभर्तृका).—a woman whose husband is absent from home.

Viproṣitabhartṛkā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms viproṣita and bhartṛkā (भर्तृका).

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

Viproṣitabhartṛkā (विप्रोषितभर्तृका):—[=vi-proṣita-bhartṛkā] [from vi-proṣita > vipra-vas] f. (a woman) whose husband or lover is absent, [Horace H. Wilson]

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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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