Pradhanadhatu, Pradhānadhātu, Pradhana-dhatu: 6 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pradhānadhātu (प्रधानधातु).—the chief element of the body; i. e. semen virile.

Derivable forms: pradhānadhātuḥ (प्रधानधातुः).

Pradhānadhātu is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pradhāna and dhātu (धातु).

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

Pradhānadhātu (प्रधानधातु).—m.

(-tuḥ) Semen virile. E. pradhāna principal, and dhātu radical part.

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

Pradhānadhātu (प्रधानधातु):—[=pradhāna-dhātu] [from pradhāna > pra-dhā] m. ‘chief element of the body’, semen virile, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Pradhānadhātu (प्रधानधातु):—[pradhāna-dhātu] (tuḥ) 2. m. Semen virile.

[Sanskrit to German]

Pradhanadhatu in German

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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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