Matsyadesha, Matsyadeśa, Matsya-desha: 2 definitions
Matsyadesha 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 Matsyadeśa can be transliterated into English as Matsyadesa or Matsyadesha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Matsyadeśa (मत्स्यदेश).—the country of the Matsyas.
Derivable forms: matsyadeśaḥ (मत्स्यदेशः).
Matsyadeśa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms matsya and deśa (देश).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Matsyadeśa (मत्स्यदेश):—[=matsya-deśa] [from matsya > matsa] m. the country of the [Matsyasūkta’s Śabdakalpadruma] (cf. above), [Catalogue(s)]
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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Starts with: Matsyadeshamahatmya.
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The history of Andhra country (1000 AD - 1500 AD) (by Yashoda Devi)
Part 11 - End of the Matsya dyansty < [Chapter XIII - The Dynasties in South Kalinga]
Part 1 - The Matsyas of Oddadi (A.D. 1200-1470) < [Chapter XIII - The Dynasties in South Kalinga]
The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)