Pushpadanta, Puṣpadanta, Pushpa-danta, Pushpadamta: 20 definitions

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Pushpadanta has 18 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Puṣpadanta can be transliterated into English as Puspadanta or Pushpadanta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Puṣpadanta (पुष्पदन्त):—(pu + da)

1) m. Nomen proprium a) eines Wesens im Gefolge des Śiva [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha 4, 122.] [Mahābhārata 7, 9564. 9, 2553.] [Kathāsaritsāgara 1, 49. 7, 106.] — b) eines Gandharva und Autors des Mahimnaḥ stavaḥ [Bibliothecae sanskritae 290.] [Weber’s Verzeichniss No. 1345.] [Oxforder Handschriften No. 237. 163,a,5.] [Weber’s Indische Studien.4,175,1.] — c) eines Wesens im Gefolge des Viṣṇu, das gegen die Asura kämpft, [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 8, 21, 17.] — d) des 9ten Arhant's der gegenwärtigen Avasarpiṇī [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 29. 49.] [Oxforder Handschriften 186,b,15.] [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha] — e) eines Vidyādhara [Medinīkoṣa t. 214.] — f) des Weltelephanten im Nordwesten [Amarakoṣa 1, 1, 2, 5.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 170.] [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha] [Medinīkoṣa] [Halāyudha 1, 104.] — g) eines Schlangendämons [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 1311,] [Scholiast] [Dharaṇīkoṣa im Śabdakalpadruma] — h) Beiname des Berges Śatruṃjaya [Śatruṃjayamāhātmya 1, 334.] —

2) m. du. Sonne und Mond [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 124.] [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha] [Halāyudha 1, 120.] [Śatruṃjayamāhātmya 14, 225.] Vgl. puṣpavantau . —

3) f. ī Nomen proprium einer Rākṣasī [Lot. de Lassen’s Anthologie b. l. 240.] —

4) n. Nomen proprium eines Tempels [Kathāsaritsāgara 7, 69.] eines Palastes [Lebensbeschreibung Śākyamuni’s 276 (46). fg.] eines Thores [Harivaṃśa 6510.]

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Puṣpadanta (पुष्पदन्त):—

1) a) unter den 108 Namen Śiva’s [Rāmāyaṇa 7, 23, 4, 49.]

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

Puṣpadanta (पुष्पदन्त):——

1) m. — a) Du. Sonne und Mond. — b) Beiname — α) Śiva’s — β) des Berges Śatruṃjaya. — c) Nomen proprium — α) eines nicht näher zu bestimmenden Genius [Hemādri’s Caturvargacintāmaṇi 1,651,20.654,12.] — β) eines Wesens im Gefolge Śiva's. — γ) eines Wesens im Gefolge Viṣṇu’s — δ) eines Gandharva , Autors , des mahimnaḥ stavaḥ ; — ε) *eine Vidyādhara. — ζ) *eines Schlangendämons. — η) des Weltelephanten im Nordwesten [Hemādri’s Caturvargacintāmaṇi 1,233,10.] — θ) *des 9ten Arhant’s der gegenwärtigen Avasarpiṇī —

2) f. ī Nomen proprium eine Rākṣasī. —

3) n. Nomen proprium — a) eines Tempels. — b) eines Palastes. — c) eines Thores.

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