Ashmacurna, Aśmacūrṇa, Ashma-curna: 2 definitions



Ashmacurna means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

The Sanskrit term Aśmacūrṇa can be transliterated into English as Asmacurna or Ashmacurna, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Ashmachurna.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Ashmacurna in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Aśmacūrṇa (अश्मचूर्ण):—[=aśma-cūrṇa] [from aśma > aśna] n. ground or powdered stone, [Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Aśmacūrṇa (अश्मचूर्ण):—m. n. fein zerriebener Stein [Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtra 16,3,19.]

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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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