Amritakunda, aka: Amrita-kunda, Amṛtakuṇḍa; 4 Definition(s)
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The Sanskrit term Amṛtakuṇḍa can be transliterated into English as Amrtakunda or Amritakunda, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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amṛtakuṇḍa (अमृतकुंड).—n S The vessel containing the nectar (in Swarga.)Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
amṛtakuṇḍa (अमृतकुंड).—n The vessel containing the nectar (in svarga).Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Amṛtakuṇḍa (अमृतकुण्ड).—a vessel containing nectar.
Derivable forms: amṛtakuṇḍam (अमृतकुण्डम्).
Amṛtakuṇḍa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms amṛta and kuṇḍa (कुण्ड).Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
(-ṇḍaḥ) A vessel of nectar. E. amṛta and kuṇḍa a hole.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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