Payomukha, Payas-mukha: 4 definitions



Payomukha 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.

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

Payomukha (पयोमुख).—adj. having milk on (its) surface, [Hitopadeśa] i. [distich] 76, M.M. Parāṅmukha, i. e.

Payomukha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms payas and mukha (मुख).

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

Payomukha (पयोमुख).—[adjective] showing milk on the surface.

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

Payomukha (पयोमुख):—[=payo-mukha] [from payo > paya] mfn. having milk on the surface, m°-faced, [Hitopadeśa]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

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

Payomukha (पयोमुख):—Adj. auf der Oberfläche Milch zeigend [143,2.]

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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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