Shapanta, Śāpānta, Shapa-anta, Shapamta: 6 definitions
Shapanta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 Śāpānta can be transliterated into English as Sapanta or Shapanta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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śāpānta (शापांत).—m S The termination of the period of an imprecation.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Śāpānta (शापान्त).—f. the end of a curse; शापान्तो मे भुजगशयना- दुत्थिते शार्ङ्गपाणौ (śāpānto me bhujagaśayanā- dutthite śārṅgapāṇau) Meghadūta 112; R.8.82.
Derivable forms: śāpāntaḥ (शापान्तः).
Śāpānta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śāpa and anta (अन्त). See also (synonyms): śāpāvasāna, śāpanivṛtti.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-ntaṃ) The end of a curse or period of an imprecation. E. śāpa, and anta end.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Śāpānta (शापान्त):—[from śāpa] m. the end of a curse or of the period of its effect, [Meghadūta]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Śāpānta (शापान्त):—[śāpā+nta] (ntaṃ) 1. n. End of a curse.
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.
Śāpāṃta (ಶಾಪಾಂತ):—[noun] = ಶಾಪವಿಮೋಚನೆ [shapavimocane].
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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Ends with: Kshapanta.
Full-text: Shapavasana, Shapanivritti, Shapa.
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