Shilaveshman, Śilāveśman, Shila-veshman: 4 definitions



Shilaveshman 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 Śilāveśman can be transliterated into English as Silavesman or Shilaveshman, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śilāveśman (शिलावेश्मन्).—n. a grotto, rocky recess; उद्दामानि प्रथयति शिलावेश्मभिर्यौवनानि (uddāmāni prathayati śilāveśmabhiryauvanāni) Me.25.

Śilāveśman is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śilā and veśman (वेश्मन्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Śilāveśman (शिलावेश्मन्).—n.

(-śmaṃ) A rocky recess.

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

Śilāveśman (शिलावेश्मन्).—[neuter] cave in a rock, rocky recess.

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

Śilāveśman (शिलावेश्मन्):—[=śilā-veśman] [from śilā] n. ‘rock-abode’, a grotto, [Meghadūta]

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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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