Caturbhaga, Catubhāga, Caturbhāga, Catur-bhaga, Catubhaga: 9 definitions
Caturbhaga means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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 Chaturbhaga.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Caturbhāga (चतुर्भाग).—the fourth part, a quarter.
Derivable forms: caturbhāgaḥ (चतुर्भागः).
Caturbhāga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms catur and bhāga (भाग).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-gaḥ) Fourth part. E. catur and bhāga a share.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Caturbhāga (चतुर्भाग).—m. a 4th part, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 8, 176.
Caturbhāga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms catur and bhāga (भाग).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Caturbhāga (चतुर्भाग).—[masculine] the fourth part, a quarter.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Caturbhāga (चतुर्भाग):—[=catur-bhāga] [from catur > catasṛ] m. the 4th part, quarter, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa iii; Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra xxiv; Manu-smṛti] etc.
2) [v.s. ...] mf(ā)n. forming the 4th part of ([genitive case]), [Hemādri’s Caturvarga-cintāmaṇi]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Caturbhāga (चतुर्भाग):—[catur-bhāga] (gaḥ) 1. m. Fourth part.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Pali-English dictionarySource: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Catubhāga the 4th part, a quarter Dh. 108;
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
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