Shalmala, Śālmala, Śalmala: 9 definitions
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Shalmala has 8 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit terms Śālmala and Śalmala can be transliterated into English as Salmala or Shalmala, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Śālmala (शाल्मल):—m. = śālmali
1) Wollbaum [Śabdaratnāvalī im Śabdakalpadruma] am Ende eines adj. comp.: sa [Mahābhārata 3, 2403.] [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka 27 (25), 32.] —
2) Name eines Dvīpa [Śabdamālā im Śabdakalpadruma] [Viṣṇupurāṇa 2, 4, 21. fgg.] [Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 54, 6.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 5, 20, 7.] [Oxforder Handschriften 338], b, 6. dvīpa 41, a, 36. fg. —
3) das Harz des Wollbaumes [Ratnamālā im Śabdakalpadruma]
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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The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)
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