Paundraka, Pauṇḍraka, Paumdraka: 13 definitions


Paundraka means something in 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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[«previous next»] — Paundraka in Sanskrit glossary

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

Pauṇḍraka (पौण्ड्रक):—(von pauṇḍra)

1) m. eine Art Zuckerrohr [Rājavallabha im Śabdakalpadruma] [Suśruta 1, 186, 14. 19. 2, 154, 19.] —

2) m. pl. das Volk der Pauṇḍra [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 10, 44.] [Journ. of the As. S. of Beng. VII, 50.] sg. der Fürst der Pauṇḍra [Mahābhārata 1, 6992. 2, 584.] [Harivaṃśa 15053.] [Viṣṇupurāṇa 597. fgg.] —

3) Bez. einer Mischlingskaste, der Sohn eines Vaiśya mit einer Frau aus der Branntweinbrennerkaste, [BRAHMAVAIV. Pāṇini’s acht Bücher] in [Oxforder Handschriften 22,a,8.] —

4) am Ende eines adj. comp. = pauṇḍra [?4. Scholiast zu Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 20, 1, 33.]

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Pauṇḍraka (पौण्ड्रक):—

2) am Ende hinzuzufügen [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 2, 7, 34.]

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

Pauṇḍraka (पौण्ड्रक):——

1) m. — a) eine Art Zuckerrohr [Bhāvaprakāśa 2,63.] — b) Pl. Nomen proprium eines Volkes , = pauṇḍra — c) ein Fürst der Pauṇdra. — d) eine best. Mischlingskaste. — e) Nomen proprium eines Fürsten [Wilson's Uebersetzung des Viṣṇupurāṇa ,4,122.] puṇḍra v.l. —

2) n. am Ende eines adj. Comp. Mal , Sectenzeichen.

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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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