Adiparvan, Ādiparvan, Adi-parvan: 4 definitions

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ādiparvan (आदिपर्वन्).—n. 'the first section or chapter', Name of the first book of the Mahābhārata.

Ādiparvan is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ādi and parvan (पर्वन्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Ādiparvan (आदिपर्वन्):—[=ādi-parvan] [from ādi] n. ‘the first book’, Name of the first book of the Mahābhārata.

[Sanskrit to German]

Adiparvan 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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