Shankrita, Śāṅkṛta, Sāṅkṛta, Sankrita, Sāṃkṛta, Samkrita: 3 definitions
Shankrita means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
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The Sanskrit terms Śāṅkṛta and Sāṅkṛta and Sāṃkṛta can be transliterated into English as Sankrta or Shankrita or Sankrita or Samkrta or Samkrita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Sāṃkṛta (सांकृत):—adj. dem Saṃkṛti eigen, von ihm stammend: gotraja [Weber’s Verzeichniss 13, 34.]
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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