Ghranatarpana, Ghrana-tarpana, Ghrāṇatarpaṇa: 2 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ghrāṇatarpaṇa (घ्राणतर्पण).—a. grateful or pleasant to the nose, fragrant, odorous.

-ṇam fragrance, odour; प्रदोषपवनैश्चक्रे शिशिरै- र्घ्राणतर्पणम् (pradoṣapavanaiścakre śiśirai- rghrāṇatarpaṇam) Rāj. T.5.3.56.

Ghrāṇatarpaṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ghrāṇa and tarpaṇa (तर्पण).

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

Ghrāṇatarpaṇa (घ्राणतर्पण).—m.

(-ṇaḥ) Fragrance, odour, a fragrance, a perfume. E. ghrāṇa the smell, and tarpaṇa what satisfies.

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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. 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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