Pradoshasamaya, Pradoṣasamaya, Pradosha-samaya: 2 definitions


Pradoshasamaya 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 Pradoṣasamaya can be transliterated into English as Pradosasamaya or Pradoshasamaya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pradoṣasamaya (प्रदोषसमय).—evening-time, nightfall.

Derivable forms: pradoṣasamayaḥ (प्रदोषसमयः).

Pradoṣasamaya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pradoṣa and samaya (समय). See also (synonyms): pradoṣakāla, pradoṣavelā.

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

Pradoṣasamaya (प्रदोषसमय):—[=pra-doṣa-samaya] [from pra-doṣa] m. = -kāla, [Apte’s The Practical Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

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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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