Vishruti, Viśruti, Viśrutī: 6 definitions


Vishruti 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 terms Viśruti and Viśrutī can be transliterated into English as Visruti or Vishruti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Viśruti (विश्रुति).—f.

1) Fame, celebrity; एकशत्रुवधेनैव शूरो गच्छति विश्रुतिम् (ekaśatruvadhenaiva śūro gacchati viśrutim) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 5.124.23; Bhāg 1.82.3.

2) Flowing, oozing.

Derivable forms: viśrutiḥ (विश्रुतिः).

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Viśrutī (विश्रुती).—f. A cow; ŚB. on MS.1.3.49.

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Visruti (विस्रुति).—f. Flowing forth, trickling, oozing.

Derivable forms: visrutiḥ (विस्रुतिः).

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

Viśruti (विश्रुति).—f.

(-tiḥ) 1. Celebrity, fame, notoriety. 2. Oozing, flowing. E. vi before śru to hear, aff. ktin .

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

Viśruti (विश्रुति).—[feminine] celebrity, fame.

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Visruti (विस्रुति).—[feminine] = visrava.

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

1) Viśruti (विश्रुति):—[=vi-śruti] [from vi-śrāva] 1. vi-śruti f. oozing, flowing, [ib.]

2) [v.s. ...] ‘flowing asunder’, ramification of a channel or road, [Śāṅkhāyana-śrauta-sūtra]

3) [v.s. ...] ‘flowing ([scilicet] with milk)’, Name of the cow, [Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā; Pañcaviṃśa-brāhmaṇa] ([Scholiast or Commentator] ‘the celebrated one’; cf. 2. vi-śruti).

4) [=vi-śruti] [from vi-śru] 2. vi-śruti f. celebrity, fame, notoriety, [Mahābhārata; Bhāgavata-purāṇa] (tiṃgam, to become famous or celebrated)

5) [v.s. ...] Name of a [particular] Sruti, [Saṃgīta-sārasaṃgraha]

6) Visruti (विस्रुति):—[=vi-sruti] [from vi-sruta > vi-sru] f. (also written -śruti) flowing forth, issuing from ([ablative]), [Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā]

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

Viśruti (विश्रुति):—(tiḥ) 2. f. Celebrity; flowing.

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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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