Pancaratna, Pañcaratna, Pancan-ratna, Pamcaratna: 11 definitions


Pancaratna means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, Marathi. 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.

Pancaratna has 9 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Pancharatna.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pancaratna in Sanskrit glossary

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

Pañcaratna (पञ्चरत्न):—(pañcan + ratna) n.

1) die fünf kostbaren Dinge (Juwelen): Gold, Diamant, Sapphir, Rubin und Perle [HEMĀDRI im Śabdakalpadruma] Nach den [GAUḌA] : Gold, Silber, Koralle, Perle und Rāgapaṭṭa [Śabdakalpadruma] —

2) Titel einer Zusammenstellung von fünf Sprüchen ethischen Inhalts [Kāvya-Saṅgraha 3. fg.] ; vgl. [Bibliothecae sanskritae 298.]

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Pañcaratna (पञ्चरत्न):—

1) vgl. [WILSON, Sel. Works 2, 166.]

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

Pañcaratna (पञ्चरत्न):—n.

1) die fünf kostbaren Dinge (Edelsteine und edle Metalle). —

2) Titel verschiedener Werke [Private libraries (Gustav) 1.]

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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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