Pancamrita, Pañcāmṛta, Paṃcāmṛta, Panca-amrita: 24 definitions


Pancamrita means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

Pancamrita has 22 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit terms Pañcāmṛta and Paṃcāmṛta can be transliterated into English as Pancamrta or Pancamrita or Pamcamrta or Pamcamrita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Panchamrita.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pancamrita in Sanskrit glossary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Pañcāmṛta (पञ्चामृत):—1. (pañcan + amṛta) n. die fünf Götterspeisen: Milch, saure Milch, Butter, Honig und Zucker [JYOTISTATTVA im Śabdakalpadruma]

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Pañcāmṛta (पञ्चामृत):—2. (wie eben)

1) adj. aus fünf Species bestehend (Arzenei): guḍūcī gokṣuraṃ caiva musalī muṇḍikā (wohl = muṇḍā; [NIGH. PR.] hat statt dessen suṃṭha) tathā . śatāvarīti pañcānāṃ yogaḥ pañcāmṛtābhidhaḥ .. [Rājanirghaṇṭa im Śabdakalpadruma] Könnte auch als n. aufgefasst werden, in welchem Falle es zu 1. pañcāmṛta zu stellen wäre; [Śabdakalpadruma] setzt pañcāmṛtayogaḥ an den Anfang des Artikels. —

2) n. Name eines Tantra [Oxforder Handschriften 109,a,10.]

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Pañcāmṛta (पञ्चामृत):—1. vgl. [WILSON, Sel. Works 1, 148.]

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

Pañcāmṛta (पञ्चामृत):—1. n. Sg. und Pl. die fünf göttlichen Speisen: süsse — , saure Milch , Butter , Honig und Zucker [Rājan 22,28.] [Hemādri’s Caturvargacintāmaṇi 1,201,15.22.218,2.581,7.2,44,13.]

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Pañcāmṛta (पञ्चामृत):—2. —

1) *Adj. aus fünf Species bestehend.

2) n. Titel eines Tantra.

context information

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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