Gomat: 7 definitions
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Gomat (गोमत्).—A Mauneya Gandharva.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 7. 2.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Rich in cows.
2) Possessing or containing cattle.
3) Mixed with milk. -n. Possession of cattle, property consisting in herds.
-tī 1 Name of a river falling into the Indus; गोमतीमव तिष्ठति (gomatīmava tiṣṭhati) Rv.8.24.3.
2) A place abounding in herds; यो वायुना जयति गोमतीषु (yo vāyunā jayati gomatīṣu) Rv.4.21.4.
3) Name of a Vedic मन्त्र (mantra) to be repeated during expiation for killing cows; Hch.1.7.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Gomat (गोमत्).—mfn. (-mān-matī-mat) Possessing herds, rich in cattle. f. (-matī) The name of a river, the Goomti, in the province of Oude. 2. A prayer or formula of the Vedas to be repeated during expiation for killing a cow. E. go a cow or water, and matup aff. gaurasti asya .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Gomat (गोमत्):—[=go-mat] [from go] mfn. (go-) possessing or containing cattle or cows or herds, rich in cattle, consisting of cattle, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā; Mahābhārata ii, v]
2) [v.s. ...] containing or mixed with milk, [Ṛg-veda]
3) [v.s. ...] n. possession of cattle, [Ṛg-veda; Pāraskara-gṛhya-sūtra iii, 4, 4]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Gomat (गोमत्):—[(mān-matī-mat) a.] Possessing herds. f. Gumti river; a formula.
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Gomat (गोमत्):—, tati = gomānivācarati.
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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