Samkhyayana, Sāṃkhyāyana: 3 definitions
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Sāṃkhyāyana (सांख्यायन):—(patron. von sāṃkhya) m. Nomen proprium eines Lehrers [ĀŚV. GṚHY. 3. 4, 4, v. l.] [Taittirīyāraṇyaka 10, 35.] [Weber’s Verzeichniss 59,] [Nalopākhyāna 92, 8.] [Oxforder Handschriften 251], b, [30. 271], a, [?11. Kullūka zu Manu’s Gesetzbuch 2, 122. 3, 254. 4, 53. Bhāgavatapurāṇa 3, 8, 7. 8.] gṛhya [ 68.] brāhmaṇa, sūtra [Weber’s Indische Studien 1, 471.] pl. seine Schule [3, 253.] daneben die Form śāṅkhāyana . — Vgl. mahā .
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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Ends with: Mahasamkhyayana.
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