Shmashanaveshman, Śmaśānaveśman, Shmashana-veshman: 6 definitions

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Shmashanaveshman 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 Śmaśānaveśman can be transliterated into English as Smasanavesman or Shmashanaveshman, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śmaśānaveśman (श्मशानवेश्मन्).—m.

1) an epithet of Śiva.

2) a spirit, ghost.

Śmaśānaveśman is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śmaśāna and veśman (वेश्मन्).

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

Śmaśānaveśman (श्मशानवेश्मन्).—m.

(-śmā) 1. Mahadeva. 2. A ghost. E. śmaśāna a cemetery, and veśman abode.

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

Śmaśānaveśman (श्मशानवेश्मन्).—m. 1. Śiva. 2. a ghost.

Śmaśānaveśman is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śmaśāna and veśman (वेश्मन्).

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

1) Śmaśānaveśman (श्मशानवेश्मन्):—[=śmaśāna-veśman] [from śmaśāna > śman] m. ‘inhabiting b°-gr°’, Name of Śiva, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] a ghost, [Horace H. Wilson]

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

Śmaśānaveśman (श्मशानवेश्मन्):—[śmaśāna-veśman] (śmā) 5. m. Idem; Mahādeva.

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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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