Sarvagandha: 5 definitions


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

Sarvagandha (सर्वगन्ध) or Sarvvagandha.—m.

(-ndhaḥ) 1. A class of four aromatics, or kakkol, cloves, agallochum, and gum benjamin. 2. A perfume in general. E. sarva all, and gandha fragrance.

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

Sarvagandha (सर्वगन्ध).—1. [masculine] [plural] all kinds of perfumes.

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Sarvagandha (सर्वगन्ध).—2. [adjective] containing all perfumes.

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

1) Sarvagandha (सर्वगन्ध):—[=sarva-gandha] [from sarva] m. [plural] all kinds of perfumes, [Suśruta; Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā; Hemādri’s Caturvarga-cintāmaṇi]

2) [v.s. ...] mfn. containing all odours, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; Chāndogya-upaniṣad]

3) [v.s. ...] m. n. a [particular] compound of various perf°, [Bhāvaprakāśa; Hemādri’s Caturvarga-cintāmaṇi]

4) [v.s. ...] m. any perf°, [Horace H. Wilson]

5) Sarvagandhā (सर्वगन्धा):—[=sarva-gandhā] [from sarva-gandha > sarva] f. a [particular] perf°, [Suśruta]

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

Sarvagandha (सर्वगन्ध):—[sarva-gandha] (ndhaṃ) 1. n. A class of four aromatics, or caccol, cloves, agallochum, and gum benjamin; any perfume.

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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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