Shashpabhojana, Śaṣpabhojana, Shashpa-bhojana, Shaspabhojana, Śaspabhojana, Shaspa-bhojana: 3 definitions


Shashpabhojana 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 terms Śaṣpabhojana and Śaspabhojana can be transliterated into English as Saspabhojana or Shashpabhojana or Shaspabhojana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śaṣpabhojana (शष्पभोजन).—a grass-eater, animal.

Derivable forms: śaṣpabhojanaḥ (शष्पभोजनः).

Śaṣpabhojana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śaṣpa and bhojana (भोजन). See also (synonyms): śaṣpabhuj, śaspabhuj, śaspabhojana.

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Śaspabhojana (शस्पभोजन).—a grass-eater, animal.

Derivable forms: śaspabhojanaḥ (शस्पभोजनः).

Śaspabhojana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śaspa and bhojana (भोजन). See also (synonyms): śaṣpabhuj, śaspabhuj, śaṣpabhojana.

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

Śaṣpabhojana (शष्पभोजन):—[=śaṣpa-bhojana] [from śaṣpa] m. ‘grass-eater’, any animal feeding on grass, [Pañcatantra]

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Shashpabhojana 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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