Deshantara, Dēśāntara, Deśāntara, Desha-antara, Deśantara, Deshamtara: 13 definitions


Deshantara means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit, 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.

Deshantara has 12 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit terms Dēśāntara and Deśāntara and Deśantara can be transliterated into English as Desantara or Deshantara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Deśāntara (देशान्तर):—(deśa + antara) n.

1) eine andere Gegend, ein anderes Land, die Fremde [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 5, 78.] [Vetālapañcaviṃśati 17, 13. fg.] —

2) Erdlänge, die Entfernung vom Hauptmeridian [Sūryasiddhānta 1, 60. 65. 66.]

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

Deśāntara (देशान्तर):—n.

1) eine andere Gegend , ein anderes Land , Fremde [124,24.] stha Adj. [Mānavaśrautasūtra 8,21.] —

2) Erdlänge , die Entfernung vom Hauptmeridian.

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