Vriddhashravas, Vṛddhaśravas, Vriddha-shravas: 6 definitions

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Vriddhashravas 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 Vṛddhaśravas can be transliterated into English as Vrddhasravas or Vriddhashravas, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vṛddhaśravas (वृद्धश्रवस्).—m. an epithet of Indra; वृद्धश्रवाः समभिनन्दति साधु साध्वीम् (vṛddhaśravāḥ samabhinandati sādhu sādhvīm) Mv.7.3.

Vṛddhaśravas is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vṛddha and śravas (श्रवस्).

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

Vṛddhaśravas (वृद्धश्रवस्).—m.

(-vāḥ) Indra. E. vṛddha aged, and śravas hearing; who listens to the old or wise; or vṛddha large, and śravas the ear.

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

Vṛddhaśravas (वृद्धश्रवस्).—(vb. vṛdh), m. Indra.

Vṛddhaśravas is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vṛddha and śravas (श्रवस्).

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

1) Vṛddhaśravas (वृद्धश्रवस्):—[=vṛddha-śravas] [from vṛddha > vṛdh] mfn. (vṛddha-) possessed of great swiftness, [Ṛg-veda]

2) [v.s. ...] m. Name of Indra, [Vāsavadattā]

3) [v.s. ...] of a Muni, [Catalogue(s)]

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

Vṛddhaśravas (वृद्धश्रवस्):—[vṛddha-śravas] (vāḥ) 5. m. Indra.

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Vriddhashravas in German

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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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