Shashalakshman, Śaśalakṣman: 3 definitions


Shashalakshman 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 Śaśalakṣman can be transliterated into English as Sasalaksman or Shashalakshman, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Śaśalakṣman (शशलक्ष्मन्).—[neuter] the hare-mark; [masculine] = [preceding]

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

1) Śaśalakṣman (शशलक्ष्मन्):—[=śaśa-lakṣman] [from śaśa > śaś] n. the mark of a hare (on the moon), [ib.]

2) [v.s. ...] m. ‘h°-marked’, the moon, [Kathāsaritsāgara; Sāhitya-darpaṇa]

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Shashalakshman 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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