Parishodasha, Pariṣoḍaśa, Pari-shodasha: 5 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Parishodasha 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 Pariṣoḍaśa can be transliterated into English as Parisodasa or Parishodasha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Parishodasha in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Pariṣoḍaśa (परिषोडश).—full sixteen, [Nala] 26, 2.

Pariṣoḍaśa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pari and ṣoḍaśa (षोडश).

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

Pariṣoḍaśa (परिषोडश).—[adjective] [plural] full sixteen.

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

Pariṣoḍaśa (परिषोडश):—[=pari-ṣoḍaśa] mfn. [plural] full sixteen, [Mahābhārata]

[Sanskrit to German]

Parishodasha 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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