Shitabhanu, Śītabhānu, Shita-bhanu: 5 definitions



Shitabhanu 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 Śītabhānu can be transliterated into English as Sitabhanu or Shitabhanu, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śītabhānu (शीतभानु).—the moon.

Derivable forms: śītabhānuḥ (शीतभानुः).

Śītabhānu is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śīta and bhānu (भानु).

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

Śītabhānu (शीतभानु).—m.

(-nuḥ) The moon. E. śīta cool, bhānu the sun.

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

Śītabhānu (शीतभानु):—[=śīta-bhānu] [from śīta] m. ‘cool-rayed’, the moon, [ib.]

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

Śītabhānu (शीतभानु):—[śīta-bhānu] (nuḥ) 2. m. The moon.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Śītabhānu (शीतभानु):—m. der Mond (die kalte Sonne) [Śabdaratnāvalī im Śabdakalpadruma]

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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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