Jaladimba, Jalaḍimba, Jala-dimba: 6 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Jalaḍimba (जलडिम्ब).—a bivalve shell.

Derivable forms: jalaḍimbaḥ (जलडिम्बः).

Jalaḍimba is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms jala and ḍimba (डिम्ब).

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

Jalaḍimba (जलडिम्ब).—m.

(-mbaḥ) A bivalve shell. E. jala, and ḍimba a young animal. jale ḍimba iva . śambūke .

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

Jalaḍimba (जलडिम्ब):—[=jala-ḍimba] [from jala] m. a bivalve shell, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Jalaḍimba (जलडिम्ब):—[jala-ḍimba] (mbaḥ) 1. m. A bivalve shell.

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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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