Candradityau, Candrādityau, Candra-adityau: 1 definition
Candradityau 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 Chandradityau.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) The moon and the sun.
2) Name of curls on the forehead of a horse; चन्द्रादित्यौ ललाटस्थौ नृपाणां जयवर्धनौ (candrādityau lalāṭasthau nṛpāṇāṃ jayavardhanau) Śālihotra of Bhoja 25.
Candrādityau is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms candra and ādityau (आदित्यौ).
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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Partial matches: Candra.
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