Antra, Āntra, Amtra: 22 definitions


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

Antra (अन्त्र):—(zusammengez. aus antara) n. [Die Uṇādi-Affixe 4, 165.] ἔντερον, Eingeweide, Gedärm [Amarakoṣa 2, 6, 2, 17.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 605.] [Suśruta 1, 276, 10. 2, 90, 5. 123, 6.] [Rāmāyaṇa 5, 25, 46. 6, 88, 27.] kṣudrāntra die kleine Höhle, sthūlāntra die grosse Höhle des Herzens [Yājñavalkya’s Gesetzbuch 3, 94. 95.]

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Āntra (आन्त्र):—n. Eingeweide, sg. und pl.: avartyā.śuna ā.trāṇi pece [Ṛgveda 4, 18, 13. 10, 163, 3.] [Atharvavedasaṃhitā 1, 3, 6. 9, 7, 16.] yā gudā anu.arpatyā.trāṇi mo.ayanti ca [8, 17.] yadā.traṃ yāśca te.gudāḥ [10, 9, 16. 10, 21. 11, 3, 10.] [Vājasaneyisaṃhitā 19, 86. 25, 7.] [The Śatapathabrāhmaṇa 12, 9, 1, 3.] — Vgl. antra .

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Antra (अन्त्र):—, antrāpīḍaprakarṣin [Mahābhārata 6, 2524.] — Vgl. āntra .

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Āntra (आन्त्र):—, pāśa Darmsaite [Harivaṃśa 14691. 14717.] tanti dass., s. u. maurava . [AUFRECHT] [?(zu Uṇādisūtra 4, 163, S. 161)] bemerkt, dass man bei [UJJVAL.] zu [Uṇādisūtra 4, 163] nach [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 6, 4, 15] āntra, nicht antra, erwartet hätte.

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

Antra (अन्त्र):——

1) n. Eingeweide.

2) *f. ī Ipomoea pes-caprae_Roth.

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Āntra (आन्त्र):—n. Sg. und Pl. Eingeweide.

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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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