Dandya, Daṇḍya: 9 definitions


Dandya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Daṇḍya (दण्ड्य):—(von daṇḍay) adj. zu strafen, strafbar, der Strafe verfallen [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 5, 1, 66] (von daṇḍa). [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 7, 20. 8, 377.] [Mahābhārata 1, 2469.] daṇḍyaste sa pumānbhavet [3, 2600.] [KĀM. NĪTIS. 13, 53.] [Raghuvaṃśa 1, 25.] [Kathāsaritsāgara 15, 78.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 3, 30, 21.] [Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 28, 34.] Mit dem acc. der Strafe: rājñā daṇḍyaḥ śatāni ṣaṭ [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 8, 223. 215. 263. 264. 284. 293. 294. 336.] [Yājñavalkya’s Gesetzbuch 1, 66. 2, 4. 172.] In comp. mit der Strafe: vaiśyaḥ sarvasvadaṇḍyaḥ (ed. Calc. daṇḍaḥ) syāt [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 8, 375]; man könnte sarvasvaṃ vermuthen. — Vgl. a .

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

Daṇḍya (दण्ड्य):—Adj. zu strafen , strafbar , eine Strafe erhaltend [Āpastamba’s Dharmasūtra] Gaut. Mit dem Acc. der Strafe.

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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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