Kumbhayoni, Kumbha-yoni: 11 definitions


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

Kumbhayoni (कुम्भयोनि):—(ku + yo)

1) m. a) ein Beiname Agastya's [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha 4, 169.] [Medinīkoṣa Nalopākhyāna 176.] [Mahābhārata 3, 8596.] [Raghuvaṃśa 4, 21. 15, 55.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 1, 19, 10.] Vasiṣṭha’s [Medinīkoṣa] Droṇa’s [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha] [Medinīkoṣa] Vgl. u. agastya und [Mahābhārata 13, 7372.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 6, 18, 5.] — b) Name einer Pflanze (s. droṇapuṣpī) [Rājanirghaṇṭa im Śabdakalpadruma] —

2) f. Nomen proprium einer Apsaras [Mahābhārata 3, 1785.]

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

Kumbhayoni (कुम्भयोनि):——

1) m. Beiname — a) Agastya's. — b) *Droṇa's. — c) *Vasiṣṭha's. —

2) f. — a) Nomen proprium einer Apsaras. — b) *Phlomis ceylanica [Rājan 5,138.]

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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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