Khalabhidhana, Khalābhidhāna: 1 definition


Khalabhidhana 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.

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[«previous next»] — Khalabhidhana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Khalābhidhāna (खलाभिधान).—(nt.; = prec.), granary: °dhāne Divyāvadāna 577.12, 13, 14—15 °dhāne dhānyaṃ vardhitum ārabdham, 17, 18, 20, and 26 °dhāne dhānyaṃ vardhate (or °ta iti), the grain in the granary increased. Ed. takes the word as a n. pr. (proper name), which is clearly impossible.

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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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