Samasta, Sāmasta: 19 definitions


Samasta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit, the history of ancient India, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

Samasta has 19 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Samast.

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

Samasta (समस्त):—adj. s. u. 2. as mit sam; in der Bed. verbunden, vereinigt auch [Prātiśākhya zum Ṛgveda 18, 22.] ganz [24.] [Rāmāyaṇa 4, 56, 16.] — Vgl. sāmastya .

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Sāmasta (सामस्त):—(von samasta) [Patañjali] zu [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 4, 2, 104] (lith. Ausg. [4, 73], b). sāmastaṃ nāma śāstram [KAIYY.] vielleicht die Lehre von den zusammengesetzten Wörtern.

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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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