Sarvasvadanda, Sarvasvadaṇḍa: 4 definitions


Sarvasvadanda means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Sarvasvadanda in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

sarvasvadaṇḍa (सर्वस्वदंड).—m (S) Confiscation or amercement of the whole property of.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Sarvasvadanda in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sarvasvadaṇḍa (सर्वस्वदण्ड) or Sarvvasvadaṇḍa.—mfn.

(-ṇḍaḥ-ṇḍā-ṇḍaṃ) Fined in all one’s property. n.

(-ṇḍaṃ) Confiscation of property. E. sarvasva, and daṇḍa punishment.

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

1) Sarvasvadaṇḍa (सर्वस्वदण्ड):—[=sarva-sva-daṇḍa] [from sarva-sva > sarva] mfn. fined or mulcted of all possessions, [Horace H. Wilson]

2) [v.s. ...] n. confiscation of entire prop°, [ib.]

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

Sarvasvadaṇḍa (सर्वस्वदण्ड):—[sarvasva-daṇḍa] (ṇḍaḥ-ṇḍā-ṇḍaṃ) a. Confiscated. n. Confiscation.

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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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