Samagam, Samāgam, Sama-gam: 4 definitions


Samagam means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi. 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Samāgam (समागम्).—come together, associate, meet, encounter ([instrumental] ±saha or sārdham); come near, approach, come to ([accusative] or [locative]), come back; meet with, find.

Samāgam is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms samā and gam (गम्).

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

Samāgam (समागम्):—[=sam-ā-√gam] [Parasmaipada] -gacchati, to come together (in a friendly or hostile manner; also sexually), meet, be united with ([instrumental case] with and without saha, or sārdham), [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; Chāndogya-upaniṣad; Mahābhārata] etc.;

—to come together (as heavenly bodies in conjunction or occultation), [Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā];

—to come to, come near, approach, arrive at ([accusative] or [locative case]), [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.;

—to come back, return from ([ablative]), [ib.];

—to meet with, come upon, find ([accusative]), [Mahābhārata] :

—[Causal] -gamayati, to cause to come together, bring together, unite one thing or person ([accusative]) with another ([instrumental case] or [locative case]), [Rāmāyaṇa; Vikramorvaśī]

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Samāgam (समागम्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Sagāiccha, Samāgama.

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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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Hindi dictionary

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Samagam in Hindi refers in English to:—(nm) arrival; intercourse..—samagam (समागम) is alternatively transliterated as Samāgama.

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