Candramukha, Candra-mukha: 3 definitions

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Candramukha 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.

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Alternative spellings of this word include Chandramukha.

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[«previous next»] — Candramukha in Sanskrit glossary

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

Candramukha (चन्द्रमुख):—(ca + mukha)

1) m. Nomen proprium eines Mannes [Rājataraṅgiṇī 7, 111.] —

2) f. ī Name eines Metrums (4 Mal ¯ ¯ ˘ ˘ ˘ ˘ ¯ ˘ ˘ ¯ ) [Colebrooke II, 159 (V, 14).]

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

Candramukha (चन्द्रमुख):——

1) m. Nomen proprium eines Mannes. —

2) f. ī — a) ein best. Gefäss in der vulva [Bhāvaprakāśa 1,18.] — b) ein best. Metrum. — c) Nomen proprium einer Surāṅganā [Indische studien von Weber 15.]

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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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