Manthadri, Mantha-adri, Manthādri: 3 definitions



Manthadri 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

Manthādri (मन्थाद्रि).—the Mandara mountain (used as a churning-stick); मन्थाद्रिभ्रमणभ्रमं हृदि हरिद्दन्तावलाः पेदिरे (manthādribhramaṇabhramaṃ hṛdi hariddantāvalāḥ pedire) Bv.1.55.

Derivable forms: manthādriḥ (मन्थाद्रिः).

Manthādri is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms mantha and adri (अद्रि). See also (synonyms): manthācala, manthagiri, manthaparvata, manthaśaila.

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

Manthādri (मन्थाद्रि):—[from mantha > manth] m. idem, [Kathāsaritsāgara]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Manthādri (मन्थाद्रि):—[(mantha + a)] m. dass. [Kathāsaritsāgara 31, 25.] [Rājataraṅgiṇī 8, 2933.]

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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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