Dashasahasra, Daśasahasra: 7 definitions


Dashasahasra 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 Daśasahasra can be transliterated into English as Dasasahasra or Dashasahasra, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Daśasahasra (दशसहस्र).—n.

(-sraṃ) A myriad. E. daśa, and sahasra a thousand.

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

Daśasāhasra (दशसाहस्र).—I. adj. consisting of ten thousand, Mahābhārata 4, 289. Ii. n. ten thousand, [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 13900. Dvādaśasāhasra, i. e.

Daśasāhasra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms daśan and sāhasra (साहस्र).

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

Daśasāhasra (दशसाहस्र).—[adjective] consisting of 10,000, [neuter] 10,000.

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

1) Daśasāhasra (दशसाहस्र):—[=daśa-sāhasra] [from daśa] mfn. = srika, [Mahābhārata if., iv; Rāmāyaṇa vi]

2) [v.s. ...] n. 10000 [Harivaṃśa]

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

Daśasahasra (दशसहस्र):—[daśa-sahasra] (sraṃ) 1. n. A myriad.

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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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