Anulomapratiloma: 2 definitions


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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Anulomapratiloma (अनुलोमप्रतिलोम).—name of an ocean and of a moun-tain, Divyāvadāna 102.27; 103.3-23; also of certain winds, 103.5, 14. In first occurrence Anulomapratilomadvayam, as if two names compounded in a dvandva; but below only one name is clearly meant in each case.

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

Anulomapratiloma (अनुलोमप्रतिलोम):—[=anuloma-pratiloma] [from anu-loma] (said of a mythical sea and mountain), [Divyāvadāna]

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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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