Manthaparvata, Mantha-parvata: 4 definitions

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

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

Derivable forms: manthaparvataḥ (मन्थपर्वतः).

Manthaparvata is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms mantha and parvata (पर्वत). See also (synonyms): manthācala, manthādri, manthagiri, manthaśaila.

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

Manthaparvata (मन्थपर्वत):—[=mantha-parvata] [from mantha > manth] m. = -giri, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

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

Manthaparvata (मन्थपर्वत):—[(ma + pa)] m. der Berg Mandara, der bei der Quirlung des Milchmeers als Butterstössel diente, [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha 3, 587.] — Vgl. manthaśaila, manthācala, manthādri .

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Manthaparvata (मन्थपर्वत):—m. der Berg Mandara , der bei der Quirlung des Milchmeeres als Butterstössel diente.

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