Merusarshapa, Merusarṣapa: 2 definitions


Merusarshapa 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 Merusarṣapa can be transliterated into English as Merusarsapa or Merusarshapa, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Merusarṣapa (मेरुसर्षप).—[masculine] [dual] mount Meru and a mustardseed.

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

Merusarṣapa (मेरुसर्षप):—[=meru-sarṣapa] [from meru] m. [dual number] mount Meru and a mustard-seed, [Mahābhārata]

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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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