Pranshirasa, aka: Prāṅśirasa, Pranc-shirasa; 1 Definition(s)

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The Sanskrit term Prāṅśirasa can be transliterated into English as Pransirasa or Pranshirasa, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Prāṅśirasa (प्राङ्शिरस).—(prākśiras &c.) a. having the head turned towards the east.

Prāṅśirasa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms prāñc and śirasa (शिरस). See also (synonyms): prākśiras, prāṅśiras, prākśirasa, prākśiraska, prāṅśiraska.

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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