Samsparshana, Saṃsparśana: 5 definitions


Samsparshana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

The Sanskrit term Saṃsparśana can be transliterated into English as Samsparsana or Samsparshana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Samsparshana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Saṃsparśana (संस्पर्शन).—[adjective] touching (—°); [neuter] as subst.

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

1) Saṃsparśana (संस्पर्शन):—[=saṃ-sparśana] [from saṃ-sparśa > saṃ-spṛś] mfn. touching, [Mahābhārata]

2) [v.s. ...] n. contact, mixture with ([instrumental case] [genitive case], or [compound]), [Śāṅkhāyana-śrauta-sūtra; Mahābhārata etc.]

3) Saṃsparśāna (संस्पर्शान):—[=saṃ-sparśāna] [from saṃ-sparśa > saṃ-spṛś] m. = manaḥ, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Saṃsparśana (संस्पर्शन) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Saṃphāsaṇa.

[Sanskrit to German]

Samsparshana 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»] — Samsparshana in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Saṃsparśana (ಸಂಸ್ಪರ್ಶನ):—[noun] the act of contacting physically; a touching.

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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