Sammad, Saṃmad, Shammad: 4 definitions



Sammad means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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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Pali-English dictionary

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Sammad°, see sammā. (Page 695)

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Saṃmad (संमद्).—4 P.

1) To be intoxicated.

2) To rejoice, be glad. -Caus.

1) To exhilarate, rejoice, put in good spirits.

2) To be completely intoxicated (Ātm.).

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

1) Śaṃmad (शंमद्):—[=śam-mad] [from śam] Name of an Āṅgirasa, [Pañcaviṃśa-brāhmaṇa] (cf. śāmmada).

2) Saṃmad (संमद्):—[=sam-√mad] a [Parasmaipada] [Ātmanepada] -madati, te, to rejoice together, rejoice with ([instrumental case]), [Ṛg-veda];

2) —to rejoice at, delight in ([instrumental case]), [ib.; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā] :

2) —[Causal] -madayati, te, to intoxicate, exhilarate, [Aitareya-brāhmaṇa];

2) — ([Ātmanepada]) to be completely intoxicated or exhilarated, [Atharva-veda; Aitareya-brāhmaṇa]

3) [=sam-mad] b f. (used to explain samad), [Nirukta, by Yāska ix, 17.]

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Sammad in German

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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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