Pramathanatha, Pramathanātha, Pramatha-natha: 2 definitions



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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pramathanātha (प्रमथनाथ).—an epithet of Śiva; तेनाहृताः प्रमथनाथमखाय भूपाः (tenāhṛtāḥ pramathanāthamakhāya bhūpāḥ) Bhāg.1.15.9.

Derivable forms: pramathanāthaḥ (प्रमथनाथः).

Pramathanātha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pramatha and nātha (नाथ). See also (synonyms): pramathādhipa, pramathapati.

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

Pramathanātha (प्रमथनाथ):—[=pra-matha-nātha] [from pra-matha > pra-math] m. ‘lord of the Pramathas’ Name of Śiva ([Kādambarī])

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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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