Shanapada, Śānapāda, Shana-pada: 5 definitions
Shanapada means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. 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 Śānapāda can be transliterated into English as Sanapada or Shanapada, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
India history and geographySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Śāna-pāda.—same as māṣa (JNSI, Vol. p. 47). Note: śāna-pāda is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
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Śāna-pāda.—same as māṣa (q. v.). Note: śāna-pāda is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) a stone for grinding sandal.
2) the Pāriyātra mountain.
Derivable forms: śānapādaḥ (शानपादः).
Śānapāda is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śāna and pāda (पाद).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-daḥ) A stone for grinding sandal.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Śāṇapāda (शाणपाद):—[=śāṇa-pāda] [from śāṇa] m. a quarter of a Śāṇa (id est. a Māṣa), [Caraka]
2) Śānapāda (शानपाद):—[=śāna-pāda] [from śāna > śān] m. Name of the Pāripātra mountain, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]
3) [v.s. ...] a stone for grinding sandal, [ib.]
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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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