Namatas, Nāmatas: 6 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Nāmatas (नामतस्).—ind. By name, namely; तन्नामतोऽन्यद्व्यवहारमूलम् (tannāmato'nyadvyavahāramūlam) Bhāgavata 5.12.8.

Derivable forms: nāmataḥ (नामतः).

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

Nāmatas (नामतस्).—i. e. nāman + tas, adv. 1. = the abl. of nāman, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 5, 12, 8. 2. By name, together with the name, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 8, 255. 3. With respect to the name, [Śākuntala, (ed. Böhtlingk.)] 104, 22.

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

Nāmatas (नामतस्).—[adverb] by name, namely; [with] kṛ call, name (2 [accusative]); [with] prach inquire after the name of ([accusative]). nāma nāmatas by name; cf. nāman.

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

1) Nāmatas (नामतस्):—[from nāma] ind. = [ablative] of nāman, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa v, 12, 8]

2) [v.s. ...] by name, namely (often with 1. nāma), [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.

3) [v.s. ...] with √kṛ, to give a person ([accusative]) a n°, call by the n° of ([accusative]), [Mahābhārata]

4) [v.s. ...] with √prach, to inquire after the n° of ([accusative]), [Śakuntalā vii, 20/21.]

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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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