Shalihotra, Śālihotra, Shali-hotra: 12 definitions


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Shalihotra has 11 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Śālihotra can be transliterated into English as Salihotra or Shalihotra, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Śālihotra (शालिहोत्र):—

1) m. a) poet. Bez. des Pferdes (Reis-, Fruchtopfer empfangend d. h. mit Körnern gefüttert) [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 2, 8, 41.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 178.] [Scholiast] zu [Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 20, 3, 13.] — b) Nomen proprium eines angeblichen Ṛṣi, der als erste Autorität in der Hippologie gilt, [Mahābhārata 3, 2798.] śālihotrasya tīrtham [6077.] kapilaḥ pitā [?12,12759. Weber’s Verzeichniss No. 324. 944. Oxforder Handschriften.7,b,15. 53], b, [10. 55], b, [16. 125], a, [8. 183], a, [1.] [Pañcatantra 253, 22. fg. 255, 4.] —

2) n. das von Śālihotra verfasste Werk über Hippologie: jña [Pañcatantra 255, 1.]

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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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