Arma: 9 definitions


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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Arma (अर्म):—m. n. [Amarakoṣa 3, 6, 34.] [Siddhāntakaumudī 251], a, ult.

1) eine bes. Augenkrankheit, m. [Die Uṇādi-Affixe 1, 138.] Vgl. arman . —

2) armebhyo (?) [Vājasaneyisaṃhitā 30, 11.] — Accent eines auf arma ausg. comp. [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 6, 2, 90.] guptārmam, kukkuṭārmam, bṛhadarmam, kapiñjalārmam, mahārmam, navārmam [Scholiast] nach adhika, aśman, kajjala, bhūta, madra, saṃjīva [91.] nach einem Zahlwort [8, 2, 2, Scholiast] Alle diese compp. scheinen Ortsnamen zu sein; vgl. armā nāma cirantanagrāmanivāsāḥ [Weber’s Indische Studien 1, 54, 8], v. u. naitandhavā nāmārmāḥ (durch hradāḥ erklärt) [34, 17.]

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

Arma (अर्म):—m. *n.

1) Pl. Trümmer , Ruinen.

2) * = arman.

context information

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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