Lomashamarjara, aka: Lomaśamārjāra, Lomasha-marjara; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Lomaśamārjāra can be transliterated into English as Lomasamarjara or Lomashamarjara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Lomaśamārjāra (लोमशमार्जार).—the civet-cat.

Derivable forms: lomaśamārjāraḥ (लोमशमार्जारः).

Lomaśamārjāra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms lomaśa and mārjāra (मार्जार).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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