Ekashata, Ekaśata, Eka-shata, Ekasāṭa: 8 definitions
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The Sanskrit term Ekaśata can be transliterated into English as Ekasata or Ekashata, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
India history and geographySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Eka-śāṭa.—(EI 29), same as Eka-cīvara; epithet of a monk who has taken a vow to wear only one piece of cloth. Note: eka-śāṭa is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Ekaśata (एकशत).—a. 11 st.
-tam 11; अत्रैतदेकशतं नाडीनां (atraitadekaśataṃ nāḍīnāṃ) Prasna. Up.3.6.
Ekaśata is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms eka and śata (शत).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ekaśata (एकशत).—n. a hundred and one; with gavām, a hundred cows and one bull, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 11, 129 (cf. 127). Tāvacchata, i. e.
Ekaśata is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms eka and śata (शत).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ekaśata (एकशत).—1. [neuter] 101.
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Ekaśata (एकशत).—2. [adjective] the 101^st.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Ekaśata (एकशत):—[=eka-śata] [from eka] n. 101
2) [v.s. ...] mf(ā)n. the 101st, [Mahābhārata iii, 101]
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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.
Pali-English dictionarySource: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Ekasāṭa refers to: & sāṭaka having a single vestment, a “one-rober” S.I, 78 (°ka); Ud.65. (Page 159)
Note: ekasāṭa is a Pali compound consisting of the words eka and sāṭa.
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
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