Dashashvamedha, Dasha-ashvamedha, Dāśāśvamedha, Daśāśvamedha: 6 definitions


Dashashvamedha 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.

Dashashvamedha has 4 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit terms Dāśāśvamedha and Daśāśvamedha can be transliterated into English as Dasasvamedha or Dashashvamedha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Daśāśvamedha (दशाश्वमेध):—(daśan + aśva) n. (sc. tīrtha) das Tīrtha der 10 Pferdeopfer, Name eines best. Tirtha [Mahābhārata 3, 5084.] tīrtha [Oxforder Handschriften 66,b,36. 67,a,21. 70,b,39] (Ursprung des Namens). [73,b,13.] daśāśvamedhika wohl dass. [Mahābhārata 3, 6034.] [Harivaṃśa] [LANGL. I, 509.] — Vgl. dāśāśvamedha .

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Dāśāśvamedha (दाशाश्वमेध):—m. pl. = daśāśvamedha zehn Rossopfer [Harivaṃśa 14737.] — Wohl nur fehlerhaft.

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

Daśāśvamedha (दशाश्वमेध):—und tīrtha n. Nomen proprium eines Tīrtha.

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Dāśāśvamedha (दाशाश्वमेध):—m. dhaiḥ [Harivaṃśa 14737] fehlerhaft für daśā wie die andere Ausg. liest.

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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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