Shrinagara, Shri-nagara, Śrīnagara: 7 definitions
Shrinagara means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. 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.
Shrinagara has 6 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Śrīnagara can be transliterated into English as Srinagara or Shrinagara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Śrīnagara (श्रीनगर):—n. Nomen proprium einer Stadt [Oxforder Handschriften 43,b,1.] [Hitopadeśa 86,3, v. l.] [KṢITĪŚ. 44,2.] [Lassen’s Indische Alterthumskunde.1,40. 51.] [Hiouen-Thsang 2,322.] śrīnagarī f. desgl. [Rājataraṅgiṇī 1, 104. 124. 129. 306. 4, 6.]
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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