Lomanca, Lomāñca, Loman-anca: 4 definitions



Lomanca 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Lomancha.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Lomāñca (लोमाञ्च).—

1) रोमाञ्चः (romāñcaḥ) q. v.

2) wool, down.

3) a tail.

Derivable forms: lomāñcaḥ (लोमाञ्चः).

Lomāñca is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms loman and añca (अञ्च).

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

Lomāñca (लोमाञ्च).—m.

(-ñcaḥ) Horripilation: see romāñca .

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

Lomāñca (लोमाञ्च):—[from loma > loman] m. = romāña, curling or erection of the hair, a thrill of rapture or terror, shudder etc., [Horace H. Wilson]

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

Lomāñca (लोमाञ्च):—(ñcaḥ) 1. m. Horripilation.

context information

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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