Shalabhanji, Śālabhañjī, Shala-bhanji: 7 definitions


Shalabhanji 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 Śālabhañjī can be transliterated into English as Salabhanji or Shalabhanji, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śālabhañjī (शालभञ्जी).—a doll, puppet.

Śālabhañjī is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śāla and bhañjī (भञ्जी).

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

Śālabhañjī (शालभञ्जी).—f. (-ñjī) A doll, a puppet. E. śāla Sal wood, bhañj to rub, (to plane, &c., in order to make dolls,) affs. ac and ṅīṣ; also with kan added śālabhañjikā .

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

Śālabhañjī (शालभञ्जी).—and śāla- bhañjikā śālabhañjikā, i. e. śāla-bhañj + a + ī, and + ka, f. 1. A doll. 2. A kind of play in the east of India.

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

Śālabhañjī (शालभञ्जी).—[feminine] statue.

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

Śālabhañjī (शालभञ्जी):—[=śāla-bhañjī] [from śāla] f. a statue (made of Śāl wood), [Prabodha-candrodaya]

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

Śālabhañjī (शालभञ्जी):—[śāla-bhañjī] (ñjī) 3. f. Idem.

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Shalabhanji 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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