Shailadi, Śailādi: 3 definitions


Shailadi 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 Śailādi can be transliterated into English as Sailadi or Shailadi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śailādi (शैलादि).—Name of Nandin, Śiva's attendant.

Derivable forms: śailādiḥ (शैलादिः).

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

Śailādi (शैलादि):—[from śailāda] m. ([from] idem) [patronymic] of Nandin (one of Śiva’s attendants), [Vāmana-purāṇa]

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Shailadi 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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