Adhyardhashana, Adhyardhaśāṇa, Adhyardha-shana: 4 definitions


Adhyardhashana 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.

The Sanskrit term Adhyardhaśāṇa can be transliterated into English as Adhyardhasana or Adhyardhashana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Adhyardhashana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Adhyardhaśāṇa (अध्यर्धशाण):—[=adhy-ardha-śāṇa] [from adhy-ardha] mfn. amounting to or worth one and a half śāṇa.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Adhyardhaśāṇa (अध्यर्धशाण):—(accord. to some) Dwigu I. m.

(-ṇaḥ) One Śāṇa (q. v.) and a half. Ii. m. f. n.

(-ṇaḥ-ṇī-ṇam) Weighing, worth, consisting of, bought for &c. one Śāṇa (q. v.) and a half. E. adhyardha and śāṇa; in the meaning Ii. the taddh. aff. ṭhañ is considered as dropped. See also the following.

[Sanskrit to German]

Adhyardhashana in German

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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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