Pradoshasamaya, aka: Pradoṣasamaya, Pradosha-samaya; 1 Definition(s)


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

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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: DDSA: 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. 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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