Purnakumbha, Pūrṇakumbha, Purna-kumbha: 10 definitions

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

Pūrṇakumbha (पूर्णकुम्भ):—(pūrṇa + ku) m.

1) ein Krug mit heiligem Wasser, = bhadrakumma [Amarakoṣa 2, 8, 1, 32.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 718.] [Raghuvaṃśa 5, 63.] apām [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 11, 186.] —

2) adj. einen vollen Krug habend: pūrṇakumbhā apo bibhratyaḥ [Śāṅkhāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 17, 14, 13. 17, 8.] —

3) eine best. Kampfart: pūrṇakumbhau prayujya [Mahābhārata 2, 903.] pūrṇakumbhaṃ pracakratuḥ [908.] —

4) Nomen proprium eines Dānava [Harivaṃśa 12932.]

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Pūrṇakumbha (पूर्णकुम्भ):—

1) [Rāmāyaṇa Gorresio 2, 12, 7.] uttuṅgapūrṇakumbhakucadvayā [Kathāsaritsāgara 18, 9.] saguṇaḥ pūrṇakumbho pi kūpa eva nimajjati [Spr. 4022.] —

2) [Rāmāyaṇa 7, 81, 21.] —

3) vgl. oben u. kumbha

1) e).

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

Pūrṇakumbha (पूर्णकुम्भ):——

1) m. — a) ein voller Krug [Hemādri’s Caturvargacintāmaṇi 1,170,5.] āpām ein mit Wasser gefüllter Krug. Am Ende eines adj. Comp. f. ā [Raghuvaṃśa 5,63.] — b) eine best. Positur beim Kampfe. Nach [Nīlakaṇṭha] = grathitāṅgulibhyāṃ hastābhyāṃ paraśirasaḥ pīḍanam — c) Nomen proprium eines Dānava. v.l. kumbhakarṇa. —

2) m. n. eine Bresche von best. Form [Mṛcchakaṭika 47,12,15.] —

3) Adj. (f. ā) einen vollen Krug habend.

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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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