Saula, Saūḷa, Saūla, Shaula, Śaula: 7 definitions


Saula means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit. 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 terms Saūḷa and Śaula can be transliterated into English as Saula or Saulia or Shaula, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

saūḷa (सऊळ).—a Rather brackish.

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sāuḷā (साउळा) [or सांउळा, sāṃuḷā].—a (Commonly sāvaḷā) Of fair complexion. 2 Purple.

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sāūḷa (साऊळ).—f n R (Commonly sāvaḷī) A branch of the Betelnut, Cocoanut, and some other trees of the Palm-tribe. When platted or woven it acquires other names, kaḍaṇa &c.

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sauḷa (सौळ).—a R (Or saūḷa) Rather brackish.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

sauḷa (सौळ).—a Rather brackish.

context information

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

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śaula (शौल).—A particular part of a plough.

Derivable forms: śaulaḥ (शौलः).

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

Śaula (शौल).—[masculine] a cert. part of a plough.

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

Śaula (शौल):—m. ([from] śūla) a [particular] part of a plough, [Kṛṣisaṃgraha]

[Sanskrit to German]

Saula 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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Prakrit-English dictionary

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

1) Saula (सौल) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Śakula.

2) Sāula (साउल) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Saṃkula.

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Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.

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