Shabdadi, Śabdādi, Shabda-adi: 4 definitions


Shabdadi 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 Śabdādi can be transliterated into English as Sabdadi or Shabdadi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śabdādi (शब्दादि).—a. beginning with शब्द (śabda) (as the objects of sense); शब्दादीन् विषयान् भोक्तुं चरितुं दुश्चरं तपः (śabdādīn viṣayān bhoktuṃ carituṃ duścaraṃ tapaḥ) R.1.25.

Śabdādi is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śabda and ādi (आदि).

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

Śabdādi (शब्दादि).—m.

(-diḥ) The objects of sense, viz:—sound, form, scent, juice, contact; or what affords matter for the exercise of hearing, seeing, smelling, tasting and touching. E. śabda, and ādi other.

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

Śabdādi (शब्दादि):—[from śabda > śabd] m. ([scilicet] viṣaya q.v.) the objects of sense beginning with sound, [Horace H. Wilson]

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

Śabdādi (शब्दादि):—[śabdā+di] (diḥ) 2. m. Objects of sense, as sound, form, scent, juice, contact.

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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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