Caitravahani, Caitravāhanī: 3 definitions



Caitravahani 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Chaitravahani.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Caitravāhanī (चैत्रवाहनी):—[from caitra] f. [patronymic] of Citrāṅgadā ([from] citravāhana), [Mahābhārata i, 7827; xiv, 2358 and 2405.]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Caitravāhanī (चैत्रवाहनी):—(von citravāhana) f. patron. der Citrāṅgadā [Mahābhārata 14, 2358. 2405.] fälschlich vāhinī [1, 7827.]

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

Caitravāhanī (चैत्रवाहनी):—f. Patron. der Citrāṅgadā. vāhinī fehlerhaft.

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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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