Shadvimsha, Ṣaḍviṃśa, Shash-vimsha: 4 definitions
Shadvimsha 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 Ṣaḍviṃśa can be transliterated into English as Sadvimsa or Shadvimsha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ṣaḍviṃśa (षड्विंश).—twenty-sixth, ib. p. 469, etc. Triṃśadviṃśa, i. e.
Ṣaḍviṃśa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ṣaṣ and viṃśa (विंश).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ṣaḍviṃśa (षड्विंश).—[feminine] ī the twenty-sixth.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Ṣaḍviṃśa (षड्विंश):—[=ṣaḍ-viṃśa] [from ṣaḍ > ṣaṣ] mf(ī)n. 26th ([dual number] 25th, and 26th), [Sūryasiddhānta; Rājataraṅgiṇī] etc.
2) [v.s. ...] consisting of 26 [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā; Śaṃkarācārya]
3) [v.s. ...] plus or increased by 26 [Jyotiṣa]
4) [v.s. ...] n. = next
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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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Ends with: Trimshadvimsha.
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