Samad: 3 definitions


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

Samad (समद्).—[feminine] fight, contest.

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Samad (समद्).—rejoice together at ([instrumental]). — Cf. abhimatta, āmatta ([additions]), u/nmatta, pramatta, vimatta, saṃmatta.

Samad is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sa and mad (मद्).

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

1) Samad (समद्):—[=sam-√ad] a [Parasmaipada] -atti, to eat completely up, entirely devour, [Bhaṭṭi-kāvya]

2) b f. ([probably] [from] 7. sa + mad, ‘raging together’; [according to] to Yāska either [from] sam-√ad, or [from] sam-√mad; [according to] to others [from] 2. sam + suffix ad; cf. samana) strife, battle (often in [locative case] [plural]; [accusative] with √kṛ or √dhā and [dative case], ‘to cause strife among or between’), [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Brāhmaṇa]

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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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