Loman: 8 definitions


Loman 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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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Loman (लोमन्).—n. [lū-manin Uṇādi-sūtra 4.164]

1) The hair on the body of men or animals; see रोमन् (roman).

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

Loman (लोमन्).—n. (-ma) The hair of the body. E. to sound, manin Unadi aff., ra changed to la; or to cut, manic aff.

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

Loman (लोमन्).—i. e. ruh + man (cf. roman), n. 1. The hair of the body, [Hitopadeśa] iii. [distich] 29. 2. Feather, Chr. 32, 30.

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

Loman (लोमन्).—[neuter] hair on the body of men & animals.

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

1) Loman (लोमन्):—n. (later form of roman q.v.) the hair on the body of men and animals ([especially] short hair, wool etc.; not so properly applicable to the long hair of the head or beard, nor to the mane and tail of animals), [Ṛg-veda] etc. etc.

2) a tail, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

3) [dual number] (with bharad-vājasya), Name of Sāman, [Ārṣeya-brāhmaṇa]

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

Loman (लोमन्):—(ma) 5. n. The hair of the body.

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Loman 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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