Caturmasa, aka: Caturmāsa, Cāturmāsa, Catur-masa; 4 Definition(s)
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Alternative spellings of this word include Chaturmasa.
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caturmāsa (चतुर्मास).—m (S) The four monsoon months. See cāturmāsya.Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
caturmāsa (चतुर्मास).—m The four monsoon months.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Cāturmāsa (चातुर्मास).—a. [caturṣu māseṣu bhavaḥ aṇ] Produced in four months.
-sī 1 Name of a sacrifice (iṣṭi).
2) The day of full moon at this sacrifice.
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Caturmāsa (चतुर्मास).—a period of four months; (reckoned from the 11th day in the bright half of āṣāḍha to the 11th day in the bright half of kārtika).
Derivable forms: caturmāsam (चतुर्मासम्).
Caturmāsa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms catur and māsa (मास).Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
(-saḥ-sī-saṃ) Produced in four months. E. caturmāsa, and aṇ aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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