Dandavishkambha, Daṇḍaviṣkambha, Danda-vishkambha: 6 definitions


Dandavishkambha 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.

The Sanskrit term Daṇḍaviṣkambha can be transliterated into English as Dandaviskambha or Dandavishkambha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Daṇḍaviṣkambha (दण्डविष्कम्भ).—the post to which the string of a churning-stick is fastened.

Derivable forms: daṇḍaviṣkambhaḥ (दण्डविष्कम्भः).

Daṇḍaviṣkambha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms daṇḍa and viṣkambha (विष्कम्भ).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Daṇḍaviṣkambha (दण्डविष्कम्भ).—m.

(-mbhaḥ) A post or stake, round which plays the string that works the churning stick. E. daṇḍa a stick, skambha to stop, with vi prefixed, and aṇ aff. daṇḍaṃ manthānadaṇḍaṃ viṣkabhrāti . (gholamayāra khuṃ~ṭi) .

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

Daṇḍaviṣkambha (दण्डविष्कम्भ):—[=daṇḍa-viṣkambha] [from daṇḍa] m. a stake to which is fastened the cord of a churning-stick.

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

Daṇḍaviṣkambha (दण्डविष्कम्भ):—[daṇḍa-viṣkambha] (mbhaḥ) 1. m. A post or a stake used in churning.

[Sanskrit to German]

Dandavishkambha in German

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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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