Somapitha, Somapītha, Soma-pitha: 4 definitions


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[«previous next»] — Somapitha in Sanskrit glossary

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Somapītha (सोमपीथ):—

1) m. Soma-Trunk [Ṛgveda 1, 51, 7. 10, 15, 8.] [Atharvavedasaṃhitā 10, 3, 21.] [Vājasaneyisaṃhitā 8, 5. 19, 60.] [Kāṭhaka-Recension 11, 10. 12, 10.] [Taittirīyasaṃhitā 2, 1, 5, 5.] [Taittirīyabrāhmaṇa 1, 2, 1, 6. 3, 10, 2.] [Aitareyabrāhmaṇa 1, 8. 2, 22. 3, 30.] [The Śatapathabrāhmaṇa 3, 6, 2, 19. 12, 7, 3, 8.] a daran nicht betheiligt [Śāṅkhāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 14, 62, 2.] sa gleicherweise mit (instr.) daran betheiligt [Aitareyabrāhmaṇa 3, 20.] —

2) adj. Soma trinkend [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 5, 26, 29. 6, 9, 1.] 5. uru [5, 15, 10.]

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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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