Lomashatana, Lomaśātana, Loman-shatana: 4 definitions

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Lomashatana 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 Lomaśātana can be transliterated into English as Lomasatana or Lomashatana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Lomaśātana (लोमशातन).—depilatory (removing the hair of the body).

Derivable forms: lomaśātanam (लोमशातनम्).

Lomaśātana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms loman and śātana (शातन).

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

1) Lomaśātana (लोमशातन):—[=loma-śātana] [from loma > loman] n. ‘hair-remover’, a depilatory, [Catalogue(s)]

2) Lomasātana (लोमसातन):—[=loma-sātana] [from loma > loman] [wrong reading] for śātana above, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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Lomashatana 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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