Dhatumala, Dhātumālā, Dhātumala, Dhatu-mala: 7 definitions


Dhatumala 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.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Dhātumālā (धातुमाला).—A work on roots in verseform attributed to a grammarian named Isvarakanta.

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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Dhatumala in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dhātumala (धातुमल).—

1) impure excretion of the essential fluids of the body; कफपित्तमलाः केशः प्रस्वेदो नखरोम च । नेत्रविट् चक्षुषः स्नेहो धातूनां क्रमशो मलाः (kaphapittamalāḥ keśaḥ prasvedo nakharoma ca | netraviṭ cakṣuṣaḥ sneho dhātūnāṃ kramaśo malāḥ) || Suśruta.

2) lead.

Derivable forms: dhātumalam (धातुमलम्).

Dhātumala is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dhātu and mala (मल).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Dhātumālā (धातुमाला) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—[grammatical] Paris. (B 236. 237 I). Oppert. 5063. Ii, 6306.
—by Īśvarakānta. L. 2244.
—by Hemacandra. L. 2658.

2) Dhātumālā (धातुमाला):—[grammatical] by Jumaranandin. Hpr. 1, 196.
—by Maheśa. Hpr. 1, 197.
—by Shaṣṭhīdāsa, son of Jayakṛṣṇa Tarkavāgīśa. Hpr. 1, 198.

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

1) Dhātumala (धातुमल):—[=dhātu-mala] [from dhātu > dhā] n. impure excretion from the fluids of the body, faeces, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] lead (the most impure of metals), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

3) Dhātumālā (धातुमाला):—[=dhātu-mālā] [from dhātu > dhā] f. Name of [work] on gramm. roots.

[Sanskrit to German]

Dhatumala 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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Dhatumala in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Dhātumala (ಧಾತುಮಲ):—

1) [noun] waste matter, as sweat, exuded out from the body.

2) [noun] a heavy, soft, malleable, bluish-grey metallic chemical element used in batteries and in numerous alloys and compounds; lead (Pb).

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Dhātumaḷa (ಧಾತುಮಳ):—[noun] = ಧಾತುಮಲ [dhatumala].

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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