Shabdabhedaprakasha, Śabdabhedaprakāśa, Shabdabheda-prakasha: 4 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Śabdabhedaprakāśa can be transliterated into English as Sabdabhedaprakasa or Shabdabhedaprakasha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Kosha (encyclopedic lexicons)

[«previous next»] — Shabdabhedaprakasha in Kosha glossary
Source: Shodhganga: Technical study of the dictionaries published in Sanskrit language since 1800 AD

Śabdabhedaprakāśa (शब्दभेदप्रकाश) is a dictionary of nouns ascribed to Maheśvara of the 12th C.A.D contains nouns having identical meanings differ to some extent in their orthography. The dictionary has four parts, viz., nirdesa, bakarabheda, usmabheda and lingabheda. The present work is a supplement to the author's another work called Visvaprakāśa.

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Kosha (कोश, kośa) refers to Sanskrit lexicons intended to provide additional information regarding technical terms used in religion, philosophy and the various sciences (shastra). The oldest extant thesaurus (kosha) dates to the 4th century AD.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Shabdabhedaprakasha in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Śabdabhedaprakāśa (शब्दभेदप्रकाश) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—a glossary of nouns which although identical in meaning differ more or less in their orthography. It is usually appended to the Viśvaprakāśa, and attributed to Maheśvara. Io. 246. 1334. 1539. Oxf. 188^b. Paris. (B 145). L. 223. K. 92. B. 40. Rādh. 11. Oudh. Vi, 6. P. 10. Jac. 697. Peters. 1, 119. 2, 189. W. 1706 (an amplified edition). 1707. See Dvirūpakośa.
—[commentary] by Jñānavimalagaṇi, composed in 1598. B. 3, 24. Jac. 697. Peters. 2, 64. 124. 189. W. 1708.
—attributed to Puruṣottamadeva. L. 2235. NW. 626.

Śabdabhedaprakāśa has the following synonyms: Śabdabhedanāmamālā.

2) Śabdabhedaprakāśa (शब्दभेदप्रकाश):—attributed to Maheśvara. Bl. 128. 132. Peters. 4, 33. Lingabheda (and—[commentary]). Peters. 4, 33 (inc.). Rgb. 508. 517. Stein 54.
—attributed to Puruṣottamadeva. Stein 54.

3) Śabdabhedaprakāśa (शब्दभेदप्रकाश):—glossary, by Maheśvara. Ulwar 1244. Extr. 282.

4) Śabdabhedaprakāśa (शब्दभेदप्रकाश):—a glossary by Śrīharsha. Śg. 2, 91. See Dvirūpakośa.

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

Śabdabhedaprakāśa (शब्दभेदप्रकाश):—[=śabda-bheda-prakāśa] [from śabda-bheda > śabda > śabd] m. Name of a glossary of nouns (which although identical in meaning differ more or less in their orthography; it is usually appended to the Viśva-prakāśa and also called śabda-bheda-nāma-mālā or śabda-prabheda-n).

[Sanskrit to German]

Shabdabhedaprakasha 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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