Shastrakovida, Śāstrakovida, Shastra-kovida: 2 definitions


Shastrakovida 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 Śāstrakovida can be transliterated into English as Sastrakovida or Shastrakovida, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śāstrakovida (शास्त्रकोविद).—a. versed in the Śāstras.

Śāstrakovida is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śāstra and kovida (कोविद).

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

Śāstrakovida (शास्त्रकोविद):—[=śāstra-kovida] [from śāstra > śās] mfn. skilled in sacred works, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

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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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