Ashtanavati, Aṣṭanavati, Ashta-navati: 5 definitions


Ashtanavati 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 Aṣṭanavati can be transliterated into English as Astanavati or Ashtanavati, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

1) Aṣṭanavati (अष्टनवति):—[=aṣṭa-navati] [from aṣṭa > aṣṭan] f. = aṣṭā-n q.v.

2) Aṣṭānavati (अष्टानवति):—[=aṣṭā-navati] [from aṣṭā > aṣṭan] (aṣṭā-) f. ninety-eight, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa x; Rājataraṅgiṇī]

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Aṣṭānavati (अष्टानवति) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Aṭṭhāṇaui.

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Ashtanavati 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»] — Ashtanavati in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Aṣṭanavati (ಅಷ್ಟನವತಿ):—[adjective] equalling to ninety and eight; ninety eight.

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Aṣṭanavati (ಅಷ್ಟನವತಿ):—[noun] the cardinal number ninety eight; 98.

context information

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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