Aryabhatta, Āryabhaṭṭa, Arya-bhatta: 4 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Āryabhaṭṭa (आर्यभट्ट).—Name of a renowned astronomer, the inventor of Algebra among the Hindus; he flourished before the 5th century of the Christian era. Hence his work is called आर्यभटीय (āryabhaṭīya).

Derivable forms: āryabhaṭṭaḥ (आर्यभट्टः).

Āryabhaṭṭa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ārya and bhaṭṭa (भट्ट).

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

Āryabhaṭṭa (आर्यभट्ट):—[=ārya-bhaṭṭa] [from ārya] m. Name of two renowned astronomers and authors.

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Aryabhatta 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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