Candalatva, Caṇḍālatva, Candala-tva, Camdalatva: 2 definitions


Candalatva 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 Chandalatva.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Caṇḍālatva (चण्डालत्व):—[=caṇḍāla-tva] [from caṇḍāla] n. idem, 8.

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Candalatva in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Caṃḍālatva (ಚಂಡಾಲತ್ವ):—[noun] the quality, status or fact of being a ಚಂಡಾಲ [camdala].

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Cāṃḍālatva (ಚಾಂಡಾಲತ್ವ):—[noun] the quality, state or condition of being a Caṇdāla (see above).

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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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