Catushcatvarimsha, Catuścatvāriṃśa: 4 definitions



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The Sanskrit term Catuścatvāriṃśa can be transliterated into English as Catuscatvarimsa or Catushcatvarimsha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Chatushchatvarimsha.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Catuścatvāriṃśa (चतुश्चत्वारिंश).—[feminine] ī the forty-fourth.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Catuścatvāriṃśa (चतुश्चत्वारिंश):—[=catuś-catvāriṃśa] [from catuś > catasṛ] mf(ī)n. the 44th ([chapter] of [Mahābhārata] or, [Rāmāyaṇa])

2) [v.s. ...] (with śata, 100) + 44 [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa x, 4, 2, 7]

3) [v.s. ...] containing 44 [Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā] and, [Taittirīya-saṃhitā v] (said of a Stoma), [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa viii, xiii]

4) [v.s. ...] m. ([scilicet] stoma) a Stoma consisting of 44 parts, [Lāṭyāyana]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

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

Catuścatvāriṃśa (चतुश्चत्वारिंश):—(von catuścatvāriṃśat)

1) adj. f. ī a) der 44ste [Mahābhārata] und [Rāmāyaṇa] in den Unterschrr. der Kapitel. — b) von 44 begleitet: śatam 144 [The Śatapathabrāhmaṇa 10,4,2,7.] — c) 44 enthaltend: pavamānāḥ [The Śatapathabrāhmaṇa 13, 5, 4, 10.] vajra [8, 5, 1, 11.] stoma [Vājasaneyisaṃhitā 14, 26. 15, 3.] [Taittirīyasaṃhitā 5, 3, 5, 1.] —

2) m. sc. stoma (s. u. 1,c) [LĀṬY.6,2,21.7,19.]

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

Catuścatvāriṃśa (चतुश्चत्वारिंश):——

1) Adj. (f. ī) — a) der 44ste. — b) von 33 begleitet , 44 — c) 44 enthaltend.

2) m. ein 44theiliger Stoma.

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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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