Angasamskara, Aṅgasaṃskāra, Anga-samskara, Amgasamskara: 10 definitions


Angasamskara means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Angasamskara in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

aṅgasaṃskāra (अंगसंस्कार).—m (S) Dressing up of the body; i. e. ablution and inunction. 2 Contact of body.

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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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Angasamskara in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Aṅgasaṃskāra (अङ्गसंस्कार).—[aṅgaṃ saṃskriyate anena; kṛ-karaṇe or bhāve- ghañ)

1) embellishment of person, personal decoration, doing whatever secures a fine personal appearance, such as bathing, rubbing the body, perfuming it with cosmetic &c.

2) [kartrarthe aṇ] one who decorates or embellishes the person.

Derivable forms: aṅgasaṃskāraḥ (अङ्गसंस्कारः).

Aṅgasaṃskāra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms aṅga and saṃskāra (संस्कार). See also (synonyms): aṅgasaṃskriyā.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Aṅgasaṃskāra (अङ्गसंस्कार).—m.

(-raḥ) Embelishment of person, dressing, cleansing or per fuming it. E. aṅga and saṃskāra making perfect.

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

Aṅgasaṃskāra (अङ्गसंस्कार).—[masculine] embellishment of the body.

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

Aṅgasaṃskāra (अङ्गसंस्कार):—[=aṅga-saṃskāra] [from aṅga] m. embellishment of person bathing, perfuming and adorning the body.

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

Aṅgasaṃskāra (अङ्गसंस्कार):—[tatpurusha compound] m.

(-raḥ) Embellishment of person, dress-ing, cleansing or perfuming it. E. aṅga and saṃskāra.

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

Aṅgasaṃskāra (अङ्गसंस्कार):—[aṅga-saṃskāra] (raḥ) 1. m. Embellishment of person, dressing, perfuming.

[Sanskrit to German]

Angasamskara in German

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Angasamskara in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Aṃgasaṃskāra (ಅಂಗಸಂಸ್ಕಾರ):—[noun] decoration, embellishment of the body by shampooing, applying cosmetics etc.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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