Sharadvatiputra, Śāradvatīputra: 2 definitions


Sharadvatiputra 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 Śāradvatīputra can be transliterated into English as Saradvatiputra or Sharadvatiputra, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Sharadvatiputra in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Śāradvatīputra (शारद्वतीपुत्र).—(not in Pali) = Śāriputra: Divyāvadāna 361.16; 395.3, 4; Avadāna-śataka i.213.9; ii.154.6; Śikṣāsamuccaya 158.8; 287.6 (here text Sār°); Karmavibhaṅga (and Karmavibhaṅgopadeśa) 55.20; Śatasāhasrikā-prajñāpāramitā 55.17 etc. (common here); Jātakamālā 115.22; according to Kern, Saddharmapuṇḍarīka Preface ix, in Kashgar recension of Saddharmapuṇḍarīka (spelled Śar°, doubtless by error). Nearly all these prose.

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

Śāradvatīputra (शारद्वतीपुत्र):—[=śāradvatī-putra] [from śāradvatī > śārada] m. = śāri-putra, [Buddhist literature]

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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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