Sankrandana, Saṅkrandana, Saṃkrandana, Samkrandana, Samkramdana: 12 definitions


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

Saṃkrandana (संक्रन्दन):—(wie eben)

1) adj. schreiend, brüllend gaṇa nandyādi zu [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 3, 1, 134.] [Ṛgveda 10, 103, 1. 2.] [Atharvavedasaṃhitā 5, 20, 9.] yudhi [Mahābhārata 4, 166. 5, 2253. 7, 281] (śūraḥ wie an den beiden vorangehenden Stellen zu lesen). —

2) m. a) ein N. Indra's [Amarakoṣa 1, 1, 1, 39.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 171.] [Halāyudha 1, 52.] — b) Nomen proprium eines Sohnes des Manu Bhautya [Harivaṃśa 495.] [Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 100, 32.] eines Fürsten, Vaters von Vapuṣmant, [134, 11. 135, 9.] —

3) n. Kampf (eig. Kampfgeschrei; vgl. saṃkranda 3): kuru [Mahābhārata 11, 680.]

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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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