Somavamsha, Somavaṃśa, Soma-vamsha: 10 definitions
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Somavamsha has 9 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Somavaṃśa can be transliterated into English as Somavamsa or Somavamsha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Somavaṃśa (सोमवंश):—1. m. das auf den Mondgott zurückgeführte Königsgeschlecht [Harivaṃśa 102.] [Oxforder Handschriften.8,a,25. 44,b,30. 352,b,2.] [Śatruṃjayamāhātmya 10,318.]
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Somavaṃśa (सोमवंश):—2. adj. = vaṃśīya; m. Bez. Yudhiṣṭhira’s [Dharaṇīkoṣa 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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