Sakampana: 3 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sakampana (सकम्पन).—a. Trembling, tremulous.

See also (synonyms): sakampa.

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

Sakampana (सकम्पन).—adj., f. , accompanied by carthquakes, Chr. 36, 23.

Sakampana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sa and kampana (कम्पन).

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

1) Sakampana (सकम्पन):—[=sa-kampana] [from sa > sa-kaṅkaṭa] mfn. idem, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

2) [v.s. ...] accompanied with earthquakes, [Mahābhārata] (= sa-vidyut, [Nīlakaṇṭha])

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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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