Pancadashan, Pañcadaśan, Pancan-dashan: 8 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Pañcadaśan can be transliterated into English as Pancadasan or Pancadashan, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Panchadashan.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pañcadaśan (पञ्चदशन्).—a. (pl.) fifteen. °ahaḥ a period of fifteen days.

Pañcadaśan is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pañcan and daśan (दशन्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Pañcadaśan (पञ्चदशन्).—mfn. plu. (-śa) Fifteen. E. pañca five, and daśan ten.

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

Pañcadaśan (पञ्चदशन्).—i. e. pañcan-daśan, numer. adj. Fifteen, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 10, 31.

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

Pañcadaśan (पञ्चदशन्).—[adjective] fifteen.

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

Pañcadaśan (पञ्चदशन्):—[=pañca-daśan] [from pañca] (pa) mfn. [plural] ([genitive case] śānām, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa]; [instrumental case] śabhis, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]) 15 [Ṛg-veda]; etc.

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

Pañcadaśan (पञ्चदशन्):—[pañca-daśan] (śa) a. Fifteen.

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Pancadashan 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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