Pradhanabhuta, Pradhānabhūta: 2 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pradhānabhūta (प्रधानभूत).—[adjective] being the chief person.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pradhānabhūta (प्रधानभूत):—[=pradhāna-bhūta] [from pradhāna > pra-dhā] mfn. one who is the chief person, [Kāśikā-vṛtti on Pāṇini 1-4, 54.]
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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