Pashcadbhaga, Paścādbhāga, Pashcat-bhaga: 5 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Paścādbhāga can be transliterated into English as Pascadbhaga or Pashcadbhaga, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Pashchadbhaga.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Paścādbhāga (पश्चाद्भाग).—a. whose conjunction with the moon begins in the afternoon.

Derivable forms: paścādbhāgaḥ (पश्चाद्भागः).

Paścādbhāga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms paścāt and bhāga (भाग).

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

1) Paścādbhāga (पश्चाद्भाग):—[=paścād-bhāga] [from paścād > paśca] m. hind-part, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] west side, [Varāha-mihira]

3) [v.s. ...] mfn. whose conjunction with the moon begins in the afternoon, [ib.]

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Paścādbhāga (पश्चाद्भाग) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Pacchaṃbhāga.

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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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