Maha Cunda, Mahā-cunda, Mahacunda: 4 definitions


Maha Cunda means something in Buddhism, Pali, 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.

Maha Cunda has 2 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Mahachunda.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Maha Cunda in Sanskrit glossary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Mahācunda (महाचुन्द):—[(ma + cu)] m. Nomen proprium eines buddhistischen Bettlers [Lebensbeschreibung Śākyamuni’s 267 (37).]

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

Mahācunda (महाचुन्द):—m. Nomen proprium eines buddh. Bettlers.

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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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