Samisa, Sāmisa, Samisha, Sāmiṣa: 9 definitions
Samisa means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, 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.
Samisa has 8 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Sāmiṣa can be transliterated into English as Samisa or Samisha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Sāmiṣa (सामिष):—(2. sa + āmiṣa) adj. mit Fleisch —, mit einer Beute versehen: kurara [Spr. (II) 7015. fg.] nebst Fleisch: śrāddha [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 4, 131.] — sāmiṣā (v. l. sāmikā) saṃhitā [Oxforder Handschriften 56], a, 2.
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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Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Dhammapada (Illustrated) (by Ven. Weagoda Sarada Maha Thero)
Vinaya Pitaka (3): Khandhaka (by I. B. Horner)
Mindfulness Meditation Made Easy (by Dhammasami)