Kamsyapatri, Kāṃsyapātrī, Kamsya-patri: 2 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kāṃsyapātrī (कांस्यपात्री).—a brass vessel, पुत्रा मे बहुक्षीर- घृतमोदनं कांस्यपात्र्यां भुञ्जीरन् (putrā me bahukṣīra- ghṛtamodanaṃ kāṃsyapātryāṃ bhuñjīran) Mahābhārata on P.VIII.2.3.

Kāṃsyapātrī is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kāṃsya and pātrī (पात्री). See also (synonyms): kāṃsyapātra, kāṃsyabhājana.

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

Kāṃsyapātrī (कांस्यपात्री):—[=kāṃsya-pātrī] [from kāṃsya > kāṃsīya] f. a copper or brazen vessel, [Suśruta]

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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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