Sushobhana, Suśobhanā: 6 definitions
Sushobhana means something in Buddhism, Pali, 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.
Sushobhana has 5 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Suśobhanā can be transliterated into English as Susobhana or Sushobhana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
1) adj. (f. ā) sehr schmuck, schön, prächtig: kanyā [Kathāsaritsāgara 24, 31.] yuvan [Oxforder Handschriften 103,a,23.] sūtikāgṛha [WEBER, KṚṢṆAJ. 269.] Bäume [PAÑCAR. 1, 6, 17.] suśobhanamidaṃ devadattasya [Rgva tch’er rol pa ed. Calc. 164, 20.] —
2) f. ā Nomen proprium a) einer Gattin Marutta's [Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 132, 47.] — b) einer Tochter eines Froschkönigs [Mahābhārata 3, 13174.]
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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