Shalma, Śālma: 3 definitions
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Shalma has 3 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Śālma can be transliterated into English as Salma or Shalma, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Śālma (शाल्म):—[Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 58, 35] wohl fehlerhaft für śālva .
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+1): Shalmadvipa, Shalmala, Shalmali, Shalmalidvipa, Shalmalika, Shalmalikalpa, Shalmalikanda, Shalmalin, Shalmalini, Shalmalipatraka, Shalmalipattraka, Shalmaliphala, Shalmaliphalaka, Shalmalistha, Shalmalivana, Shalmaliveshta, Shalmaliveshtaka, Shalmalivrikshaha, Shalmalya, Shalmalyadi.
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The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
The Chaldean account of Genesis (by George Smith)
From under the Dust of Ages (by William St. Chad Boscawen)