Kayamana, aka: Kāyamāna, Kaya-mana; 2 Definition(s)

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Kāyamāna (कायमान).—A hut made of thatch.

Derivable forms: kāyamānam (कायमानम्).

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Kāyamāna (कायमान).—measurement of the body.

Derivable forms: kāyamānam (कायमानम्).

Kāyamāna is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kāya and māna (मान).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kāyamāna (कायमान).—n.

(-naṃ) A hut of grass or thatch. E. kai to sound, and śānac aff.

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