Kantipura, Kāntipura, Kanti-pura: 6 definitions



Kantipura means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. 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»] — Kantipura in Sanskrit glossary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Kāntipura (कान्तिपुर):—(kā + pu) n. Nomen proprium einer Stadt in Nepal [Böhtlingk’s Verzeichniss No. 10.] — Vgl. kāntīnagarī .

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Kāntipura (कान्तिपुर):—Nomen proprium einer Stadt [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 16, 11.]

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

Kāntipura (कान्तिपुर):—n. und purī f. Namen von Städten.

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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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