Kushadvipa, Kuśadvīpa, Kusha-dvipa: 9 definitions


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Kushadvipa has 7 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Kuśadvīpa can be transliterated into English as Kusadvipa or Kushadvipa, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Kushadvipa in Sanskrit glossary

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

Kuśadvīpa (कुशद्वीप):—(kuśa + dvīpa) m. Name eines der 7 grossen Dvīpa [Mahābhārata 13, 673.] [Viṣṇupurāṇa 198. fg.] evaṃ surodādbahistaddviguṇaḥ svamānenāvṛto ghṛtodena yathā pūrvaḥ kuśadvīpo yasmiṃkuśastambo devakṛtastaddvīpākhyākaro jvalana ivāparaḥ svaśaṣparociṣā diśo virājayati [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 5, 20, 13.] — Vgl. 1. kuśa,e.

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Kuśadvīpa (कुशद्वीप):—[Oxforder Handschriften 39,b,32. 41,a,36. 338,b,8.]

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

Kuśadvīpa (कुशद्वीप):—m. Nomen proprium eines der 7 grossen Dvīpa und auch = kumudadvīpa ([VP.².2,129] ).

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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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