Kashthamalla, Kāṣṭhamalla, Kashtha-malla: 6 definitions


Kashthamalla 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.

The Sanskrit term Kāṣṭhamalla can be transliterated into English as Kasthamalla or Kashthamalla, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kāṣṭhamalla (काष्ठमल्ल).—a bier, a wooden frame on which dead bodies are carried,

Derivable forms: kāṣṭhamallaḥ (काष्ठमल्लः).

Kāṣṭhamalla is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kāṣṭha and malla (मल्ल).

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

Kāṣṭhamalla (काष्ठमल्ल).—m.

(-llaḥ) A bier, a plank, &c. on which dead bodies are carried. E. kāṣṭha wood, and malla a vessel.

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

Kāṣṭhamalla (काष्ठमल्ल):—[=kāṣṭha-malla] [from kāṣṭha] m. a bier or plank etc. on which dead bodies are carried, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Kāṣṭhamalla (काष्ठमल्ल):—[kāṣṭha-malla] (llaḥ) 1. m. A bier.

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Kashthamalla 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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