Mahameru, Mahāmeru: 11 definitions
Mahameru 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.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Mahāmeru (महामेरु):—[(ma + meru)] m. der grosse Meru [Taittirīyāraṇyaka 1, 7, 1. 3.] [Weber’s Indische Studien 3, 123.]
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Mahāmeru (महामेरु):—Nomen proprium eines Varṣa [Mahābhārata 8, 425.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Mahāmeru (महामेरु):—m. —
1) der grosse Berg Meru [101,7.] —
2) Nomen proprium eines Varṣa.
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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Full-text (+56): Aparagodana, Mahamerudhara, Lokamatri, Sumeru, Shishiraparvata, Rucakaparvata, Kuraparvata, Kuranga, Kshirika, Kushumbhaparvata, Mahameru-shri-kirtistambha, Vishnuloka, Patanga, Kanaka, Merudevi, Atisthira, Makaragiri, Merumandara, Vaibhrajaka, Trishringa.
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