Pashanadaraka, Pāṣāṇadāraka, Pashana-daraka: 6 definitions



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The Sanskrit term Pāṣāṇadāraka can be transliterated into English as Pasanadaraka or Pashanadaraka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Pashanadaraka in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pāṣāṇadāraka (पाषाणदारक).—a stonecutter's chisel.

Derivable forms: pāṣāṇadārakaḥ (पाषाणदारकः).

Pāṣāṇadāraka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pāṣāṇa and dāraka (दारक). See also (synonyms): pāṣāṇadāraṇa.

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

Pāṣāṇadāraka (पाषाणदारक).—m.

(-kaḥ) A sort of hatchet for cutting stones, a stonecutter’s chisel. E. pāṣāṇa a stone, and dāraka what tears or breaks; also pāṣāṇadāraṇa, from dāraṇa rending, tearing. “chenī” .

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

Pāṣāṇadāraka (पाषाणदारक):—[=pāṣāṇa-dāraka] [from pāṣāṇa] m. a stone-cutter’s chisel, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Pāṣāṇadāraka (पाषाणदारक):—[pāṣāṇa-dāraka] (kaḥ) 1. m. A hatchet or chisel for cutting stones.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Pāṣāṇadāraka (पाषाणदारक):—( + 1. dāraka) m. der Hammer eines Steinhauers [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 919.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Pāṣāṇadāraka (पाषाणदारक):—und dāraṇa m. der Hammer eines Steinhauers.

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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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