ब्राह्म

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ब्रह्मन् (brahman), for which it is also the vrddhi form in compounds.

Adjective[edit]

ब्राह्म (brāhmá)

  1. relating to Brahma, holy, sacred, divine
  2. relating to sacred knowledge , prescribed by the Veda, scriptural
  3. sacred to the Veda
  4. relating or belonging to the Brahmins or the sacerdotal class peculiar or favourable to or consisting of Brahmans, Brahminical
  5. belonging to an inhabitant of Brahma's world

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

ब्राह्म (brāhmán

  1. sacred study, study of the Veda
  2. = ब्राह्मण (brāhmaṇa)

Declension[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

ब्राह्म (brāhmám

  1. name of a man (son of Krishna and father of Maheshvara)
  2. patronymic of Narada
  3. patronymic of Kavi
  4. patronymic of Urdhva-nabhan and Rakshohan