Pashumat, Paśumat, Pashu-mat: 1 definition


Pashumat 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 Paśumat can be transliterated into English as Pasumat or Pashumat, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

1) Paśumat (पशुमत्):—[=paśu-mat] [from paśu > paś] mfn. connected with or relating to cattle or animals, rich in c° or an°, [Ṛg-veda] etc. etc.

2) [v.s. ...] connected with an° sacrifices, [Tāṇḍya-brāhmaṇa]

3) [v.s. ...] containing the word paśu, [Aitareya-brāhmaṇa]

4) [v.s. ...] m. an owner of herds or c°, [Mahābhārata]

5) [v.s. ...] n. possession of c°, [Ṛg-veda]

context information

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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