Dvyangula, Dvyaṅgula, Dvi-angula: 6 definitions


Dvyangula 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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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Dvyangula in Sanskrit glossary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Dvyaṅgula (द्व्यङ्गुल):—1. (dvi + aṅguli) n. zwei Fingerlängen [The Śatapathabrāhmaṇa 3, 3, 2, 4. 7, 1, 25.] phalake dvyaṅgulāntare [Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 8, 5, 25.] [Śāṅkhāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 2, 8, 27.]

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Dvyaṅgula (द्व्यङ्गुल):—2. (wie eben) adj. zwei Finger lang: śṛṅga zur Bez. des Alters eines Stieresu. s. w. [Siddhāntakaumudī] zu [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher.6,2,115.] mūlikā [Jyotiṣatattva im Śabdakalpadruma]

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

Dvyaṅgula (द्व्यङ्गुल):—1. n. das Maass von zwei Daumenbreiten.

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Dvyaṅgula (द्व्यङ्गुल):—2. Adj. das Maass von zwei Daumenbreiten habend. śṛṅga Adj. als Bez. des Alters eines gehörnten Thieres.

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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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