Matsaganta, Matsagaṇṭa, Matsa-ganta: 4 definitions


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[«previous next»] — Matsaganta in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Matsagaṇṭa (मत्सगण्ट).—a kind of fish-curry.

Derivable forms: matsagaṇṭaḥ (मत्सगण्टः).

Matsagaṇṭa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms matsa and gaṇṭa (गण्ट). See also (synonyms): matsaṇṭha.

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

Matsagaṇṭa (मत्सगण्ट):—[=matsa-gaṇṭa] [from matsa] m. a kind of fish-sauce, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.] (cf. matsya-ghaṇṭa).

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Matsaganta 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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