Krishnatamra, Kṛṣṇatāmra, Krishna-tamra: 6 definitions


Krishnatamra 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 Kṛṣṇatāmra can be transliterated into English as Krsnatamra or Krishnatamra, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Krishnatamra in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kṛṣṇatāmra (कृष्णताम्र).—a kind of sandal wood.

Derivable forms: kṛṣṇatāmram (कृष्णताम्रम्).

Kṛṣṇatāmra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṛṣṇa and tāmra (ताम्र).

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

Kṛṣṇatāmra (कृष्णताम्र).—n.

(-mraṃ) A kind of Sandal wood. E. kṛṣṇa, and tāmra copper, of a dusky copper hue.

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

1) Kṛṣṇatāmra (कृष्णताम्र):—[=kṛṣṇa-tāmra] [from kṛṣṇa] mfn. dark red, [Sūryasiddhānta]

2) [v.s. ...] n. a kind of sandal-wood, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Kṛṣṇatāmra (कृष्णताम्र):—[kṛṣṇa-tāmra] (mraṃ) 1. n. Sandal wood.

[Sanskrit to German]

Krishnatamra 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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