Shadanana, Ṣaḍānana, Shash-anana, Shad-anana: 12 definitions
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Shadanana has 11 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Ṣaḍānana can be transliterated into English as Sadanana or Shadanana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Ṣaḍānana (षडानन):—1. n. sechs Münder (des Skanda), am Anf. eines Comp. [Raghuvaṃśa 14, 22.]
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Ṣaḍānana (षडानन):—2. adj. sechs Münder habend, Beiw. und Beiname Skanda's [Amarakoṣa 1, 1, 1, 34.] [Mahābhārata 3, 14637.] [Rāmāyaṇa 1, 38, 28 (39, 28 Gorresio).] [Kathāsaritsāgara 20, 87.] [Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 94, 7.] — Vgl. ṣaḍvaktra .
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Sadānana (सदानन):—(sant + ānana) adj. ein schönes Gesicht habend [Kirātārjunīya 5, 9.]
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: Vishadanana.
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