Banapani, Bāṇapāṇi, Bana-pani: 2 definitions


Banapani 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bāṇapāṇi (बाणपाणि).—a. armed with arrows.

Bāṇapāṇi is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bāṇa and pāṇi (पाणि).

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

Bāṇapāṇi (बाणपाणि):—[=bāṇa-pāṇi] [from bāṇa] mfn. ‘arrow-handed’, armed with arrows, [Horace H. Wilson]

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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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