Ganapata, Gāṇapata: 6 definitions


Ganapata 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.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Gāṇapata (गाणपत).—a. (- f.) [गणपति अण् (gaṇapati aṇ)]

1) Relating to the leader of a troop.

2) Relating Gaṇeśa.

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

Gāṇapata (गाणपत).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tī-taṃ) Relating to Ganesha, or the leader of a troop, &c. E. gaṇapati, and aṇ aff.

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

Gāṇapata (गाणपत):—[from gāṇakārya] mfn. relating to Gaṇa-pati or Gaṇeśa [gana] aśvapaty-ādi.

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

Gāṇapata (गाणपत):—[(taḥ-tā-taṃ) a.] Relating to Gunesha or the leader of a troop.

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Ganapata 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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