Prashattvan, Praśattvan: 5 definitions


Prashattvan 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 Praśattvan can be transliterated into English as Prasattvan or Prashattvan, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Praśattvan (प्रशत्त्वन्).—m. The ocean.

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

Praśattvan (प्रशत्त्वन्).—i. e. pra-śad + tvan, I. m. The ocean. Ii. f. varī, A river.

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

Praśattvan (प्रशत्त्वन्):—[=pra-śattvan] [from pra-śad] m. the ocean, [Uṇādi-sūtra iv, 116 [Scholiast or Commentator]]

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Prashattvan 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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