Dashagramapati, Daśagrāmapati, Dashan-gramapati: 4 definitions


Dashagramapati 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 Daśagrāmapati can be transliterated into English as Dasagramapati or Dashagramapati, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Daśagrāmapati (दशग्रामपति).—m.,

Derivable forms: daśagrāmapatiḥ (दशग्रामपतिः).

Daśagrāmapati is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms daśan and grāmapati (ग्रामपति). See also (synonyms): daśagrāmika, daśagrāmin.

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

Daśagrāmapati (दशग्रामपति).—m.

(-tiḥ) A magistrate or chief of ten villages. E. daśa, and grāma a village, pati master.

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

Daśagrāmapati (दशग्रामपति):—[=daśa-grāma-pati] [from daśa-grāma > daśa] m. a chief of 10 villages, [Manu-smṛti vii, 115]

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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. 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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