Ūrmimān

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By M. A. Alwar


Sometimes transliterated as: Urmiman, UrmimAn, UUrmimaan


Ūrmimān means that which has the waves.

Gender

Ūrmimān can be used in all the three genders.

Origin

Ūrmimān can be split as ūrmi + matup affix.

Synonym

Vakra

Ūrmimān As per Mahābharata

It is stated in the Mahābharata, Draupadīpraśna that,
“The king’s consort was held with the long and black hairs which had waves.”


References

  • Shabdakalpadrumah by Raja Radhakantdev, Varadaprasada Vasu, Haricarana Vasu