Samindhana, Samimdhana: 8 definitions


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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Samindhana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Samindhana (समिन्धन).—

1) Kindling.

2) Fuel; संधुक्ष्यतां नोऽरिसमिन्धनेषु (saṃdhukṣyatāṃ no'risamindhaneṣu) Bhaṭṭikāvya 2.28.

3) A means of swelling; Mahābhārata (Bombay) 12.

Derivable forms: samindhanam (समिन्धनम्).

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

Samindhana (समिन्धन).—n.

(-naṃ) Fuel. E. sam with, indh to kindle, aff. lyuṭ .

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Samindhāna (समिन्धान).—mfn.

(-naḥ-nā-naṃ) Augmenting, prospering. E. sam before idhi to increase, śānac aff.

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

Samindhana (समिन्धन).—[sam-indh + ana], n. Fuel, [Bhaṭṭikāvya, (ed. Calc.)] 2, 23.

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

Samindhana (समिन्धन).—[neuter] kindling; [feminine] log of wood, fuel.

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

1) Samindhana (समिन्धन):—[=sam-indhana] [from sam-indh] m. Name of a man, [Catalogue(s)]

2) [v.s. ...] n. the act of kindling, [Nirukta, by Yāska]

3) [v.s. ...] fuel, firewood, [Bhaṭṭi-kāvya]

4) [v.s. ...] a means of swelling or increasing of ([genitive case]), [Mahābhārata xii, 4385.]

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

1) Samindhana (समिन्धन):—(naṃ) 1. n. Fuel.

2) Samindhāna (समिन्धान):—[(naḥ-nā-naṃ) a.] Increasing.

[Sanskrit to German]

Samindhana in German

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Samindhana in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Samiṃdhana (ಸಮಿಂಧನ):—

1) [noun] the act of kindling.

2) [noun] fuel; firewood.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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