Samasana, Samāsana, Samashana: 10 definitions


Samasana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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.

Samasana has 9 English definitions available.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Samaśana (समशन):—(von 2. mit sam) n.

1) das Zusammenessen [Kauśika’s Sūtra zum Atuarvaveda 78.] das (undiätetische) Durcheinanderessen [Suśruta 1, 246, 2. 263, 2.] [VĀGBH. 1, 8, 33.] —

2) das Essen, Geniessen [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 6, 2, 71, Scholiast]

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Samasana (समसन):—(von 2. as mit sam) n. das Zusammendrängen, Darlegen in kurzen Worten [Amarakoṣa 3, 3, 21.] — Vgl. samāsa .

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Samāsana (समासन):—1. (von 2. ās mit sam) n. das Zusammensitzen mit (saha) [Mahābhārata 5, 1196.]

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Samāsana (समासन):—2. (2. sama + 1. ā) adj. auf ebenem Boden sitzend [Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 39, 29.]

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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