Amarakosha, Amarakoṣa, Amarakośa, Amara-kosha: 11 definitions



Amarakosha 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.

Amarakosha has 9 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit terms Amarakoṣa and Amarakośa can be transliterated into English as Amarakosa or Amarakosha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Amarakoṣa (अमरकोष):—(amara 2,f. + koṣa) m. Titel des von [AMARASIṂHA] verfassten Wörterbuchs [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 1, 1, 3.] [Weber’s Verzeichniss No. 792 - 801.] [Akademische Vorlesungen 206 - 208. 236.] amarakoṣakaumudī Titel eines Commentars dazu [ Kunde des Morgenlandes 7, 170.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Amarakośa (अमरकोश):—m. Titel eines Wörterbuches.

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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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