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==Textual References==
==Textual References==

Latest revision as of 16:53, 19 December 2016

By M. A. Alwar

Sometimes transliterated as: Uruh, UruH, UUruh

Ūruḥ means thighs.


Ūruḥ belongs to masculine gender.


Sutra ūrṇoternalopah derives Ūruḥ from ūrṇu + Ku and ṇa elision.[1]



Textual References

In Sāhitya Darpaṇa

It mentions that:
“Both the thighs…”.

In Raghuvamśa

Raghuvamśa states that:
“The strong upright shoulders and thighs…”.

In Manusmṛti

Manu asserts that:
“Face, shoulders and thighs…”


  1. Sutra ūrṇoternalopah 1.31
  2. As per Amara.
  • Shabdakalpadrumah by Raja Radhakantdev, Varadaprasada Vasu, Haricarana Vasu