Sudeshna, Sudeṣṇā, Sudeṣṇa: 8 definitions
Sudeshna 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.
Sudeshna has 7 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit terms Sudeṣṇā and Sudeṣṇa can be transliterated into English as Sudesna or Sudeshna, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Sudeṣṇa (सुदेष्ण):—(6. su + deṣṇa)
1) m. Nomen proprium a) pl. eines Volkes [Mahābhārata 6, 354] nach der Lesart der ed. Bomb. sudella ed. Calc. — b) eines Sohnes des Kṛṣṇa [Harivaṃśa 6697.] [Viṣṇupurāṇa 578.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 10, 61, 8.] eines Adoptivsohnes des Asamanjas [Harivaṃśa] [LANGL. 1, 169.] sudaṃṣṭra die gedruckten Texte. —
2) f. ā Nomen proprium a) der Gemahlin des Königs Bali [Mahābhārata 1, 4211.] [Harivaṃśa 1690.] — b) der Gemahlin des Königs Virāṭa [Mahābhārata 4, 80. 252. fgg. 374. fgg.]
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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