Dattashulka, Dattaśulkā, Datta-shulka: 6 definitions



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The Sanskrit term Dattaśulkā can be transliterated into English as Dattasulka or Dattashulka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dattaśulkā (दत्तशुल्का).—a bride for whom a dowry has been paid; Ms.9.97.

Dattaśulkā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms datta and śulkā (शुल्का).

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

Dattaśulkā (दत्तशुल्का).—f.

(-lkā) A bride for whom a sum of money has been paid to her father. E. datta, and śulka dower.

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

Dattaśulkā (दत्तशुल्का).—[feminine] having been bought with money (a bride).

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

Dattaśulkā (दत्तशुल्का):—[=datta-śulkā] [from datta] f. (a bride) for whom a dowry has been paid, [Manu-smṛti ix, 97.]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

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

Dattaśulkā (दत्तशुल्का):—Adj. f. für die ein Kaufpreis gezahlt worden ist (um sie Ehe zu erhalten) 194 , 11.

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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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