Vrishabhata, Vṛṣabhatā: 1 definition


Vrishabhata 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 Vṛṣabhatā can be transliterated into English as Vrsabhata or Vrishabhata, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Vṛṣabhatā (वृषभता).—(vṛṣabha-tā) (compare next two), ‘bull-like quality’, so lordliness, majesty, a quality especially of Buddhas: imāṃ ca bhagavato °bhatāṃ śrutvā Saddharmapuṇḍarīka 199.3 (two Nepalese mss. °bhitāṃ, Kashgar recension °bhitaṃ); (tathāgatadharmacakra-) pravartana-°bhatāṃ Daśabhūmikasūtra 73.16 (compare Gaṇḍavyūha 6.2, under next); °bhatayā…adhitiṣṭhati 90.24.

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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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