Manushyagandharva, Manuṣyagandharva, Manushya-gandharva: 3 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Manuṣyagandharva can be transliterated into English as Manusyagandharva or Manushyagandharva, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Manuṣyagandharva (मनुष्यगन्धर्व).—m. (pl.) the human गन्धर्व (gandharva)s (as distinguished from devagandharvas).

Manuṣyagandharva is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms manuṣya and gandharva (गन्धर्व).

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

Manuṣyagandharva (मनुष्यगन्धर्व):—[=manuṣya-gandharva] [from manuṣya > man] m. [plural] the human Gandharvas (inferior to the Deva-gandha), [Taittirīya-upaniṣad],

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Manushyagandharva 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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