Kshaunidhara, Kṣauṇidhara, Kshauni-dhara, Kṣauṇīdhara: 3 definitions



Kshaunidhara 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 terms Kṣauṇidhara and Kṣauṇīdhara can be transliterated into English as Ksaunidhara or Kshaunidhara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kṣauṇidhara (क्षौणिधर) or Kṣauṇīdhara (क्षौणीधर).—a mountain; U.2.3.

Derivable forms: kṣauṇidharaḥ (क्षौणिधरः), kṣauṇīdharaḥ (क्षौणीधरः).

Kṣauṇidhara is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṣauṇi and dhara (धर).

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

Kṣauṇīdhara (क्षौणीधर).—[masculine] a mountain (earth-bearer).

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

Kṣauṇīdhara (क्षौणीधर):—[=kṣauṇī-dhara] [from kṣauṇī > kṣoṇa] m. a mountain, [Daśakumāra-carita]

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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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