Virinci, Viriñci, Virimci: 11 definitions

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Virinci means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit, Tamil. 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 Virinchi.

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Viriñci (विरिञ्चि).—[vau riñceḥ in num ca Uṇādi-sūtra 4.313]

1) Name of Brahman; एवं समाकर्ण्य वचो विरिञ्चिः (evaṃ samākarṇya vaco viriñciḥ) | ... चुलुके मुमोच (culuke mumoca) ... विलोचनानि (vilocanāni) Vikr.1.46; N.3.44; Śiśupālavadha 9.9.

2) Of Viṣṇu.

3) Of Śiva.

Derivable forms: viriñciḥ (विरिञ्चिः).

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

Viriñci (विरिञ्चि).—m.

(-ñciḥ) 1. Brahma. 2. Vishnu. 3. Siva. E. vi implying various kind, (of beings,) rac to make or create, in aff., the radical vowel changed to i and num augment; also with ac aff. viriñca, and with yuc, viriñcana; some authorities omit the change of the radical vowel, and write virañca and virañci, but these seem to be less accurate.

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

Viriñci (विरिञ्चि).—[masculine] [Epithet] of Brahman.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

Viriñci (विरिञ्चि) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—poet. [Sūktikarṇāmṛta by Śrīdharadāsa]

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

1) Viriñci (विरिञ्चि):—[from viriñca] m. = viriñca, [Mahābhārata; Bhāgavata-purāṇa; Sarvadarśana-saṃgraha]

2) [v.s. ...] Name of a poet, [Catalogue(s)]

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

Viriñci (विरिञ्चि):—[vi-riñci] (ñciḥ) 2. m. Id.; Vishnu; Shiva.

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

Viriñci (विरिञ्चि) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Viriṃci.

[Sanskrit to German]

Virinci 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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Prakrit-English dictionary

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

Viriṃci (विरिंचि) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Viriñci.

context information

Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Viriṃci (ವಿರಿಂಚಿ):—

1) [noun] Brahma, the Creator of the univers.

2) [noun] Śiva.

3) [noun] Viṣṇu.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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Tamil dictionary

[«previous next»] — Virinci in Tamil glossary
Source: DDSA: University of Madras: Tamil Lexicon

Viriñci (விரிஞ்சி) noun < Viriñci. Brahmā; பிரமன். விபுதாதியர் விரிஞ்சி . . . சூழ்தர [piraman. viputhathiyar virinchi . . . suzhthara] (மகாபாரதம் அருச்சுனன்றவ. [magaparatham aruchunanrava.] 113).

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Viriñci (விரிஞ்சி) noun < Urdu biriñj. A special preparation of rice; சித்திரான்னவகை. [sithirannavagai.] (W.)

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Tamil is an ancient language of India from the Dravidian family spoken by roughly 250 million people mainly in southern India and Sri Lanka.

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