Salavahana, Sālavāhana, Shalavahana: 5 definitions


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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sālavāhana (सालवाहन).—m.

(-naḥ) The sovereing Salivahana. E. sāla the Sal tree, and vāhana a vehicle: see śālavāhana, &c.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

Śālavāhana (शालवाहन) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—of the Vaghela race, father of Vīrasiṃha, father of Vīrabhānu, father of Rāmacandra, father of Vīrabhadradeva (Kandarpacūḍāmaṇi 1577). Peters. 2, 66.

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

1) Śālavāhana (शालवाहन):—[=śāla-vāhana] [from śāla] m. Name of a man, [Catalogue(s)]

2) [v.s. ...] = śāli-v, [Vīracarita]

3) Sālavāhana (सालवाहन):—or sālivāhana [varia lectio] for s, sātav and, śālav, [Siṃhāsana-dvātriṃśikā or vikramāditya-caritra, jaina recension]

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

Sālavāhana (सालवाहन):—[sāla-vāhana] (naḥ) 1. m. Shālivāhana.

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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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