Simhahanu, Siṃhahanu, Simha-hanu: 7 definitions
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
1) adj. Kinnbacken eines Löwen habend [Vyutpatti oder Mahāvyutpatti 9.] —
2) m. Nomen proprium eines Śākya, des Grossvaters von Śākyamuni, [Rgva tch’er rol pa ed. Calc. 176, 12.] [Lebensbeschreibung Śākyamuni’s 233 (3).] [Lassen’s Indische Alterthumskunde 2, Anhang II.] [Vyutpatti oder Mahāvyutpatti 22.]
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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