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- pertaining to Bhagīratha (fem.)
- born (daughter) of Bhagīratha
- another name for the river Gańgā, which according to legend was brought down to earth by Bhagīratha, and hence compared to his begotten daughter.
Sometimes transliterated as: Bhagirathi, BhAgIrathI, Bhaagirathi