Shubhanana, Śubhānana, Shubha-anana: 6 definitions


Shubhanana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 Śubhānana can be transliterated into English as Subhanana or Shubhanana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Shubhanana in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

śubhānana (शुभानन).—a S Of good countenance, good-looking, beautiful. śubhānanā f A good-looking female. Ex. rambhā urvaśī śubhānanā.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

śubhānana (शुभानन).—a Beautiful.

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śubhānanā (शुभानना).—f A good-looking female.

context information

Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Shubhanana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śubhānanā (शुभानना).—a handsome woman.

Śubhānanā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śubha and ānanā (आनना).

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

Śubhānana (शुभानन).—mfn.

(-naḥ-nā-naṃ) Handsome, good-looking. f.

(-nā) A handsome woman. E. śubha, and ānana face.

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

Śubhānana (शुभानन):—[from śubha > śubh] mfn. handsome-faced, good. looking (ā f. ‘a handsome woman’), [Mahābhārata]

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

Śubhānana (शुभानन):—[śubhā+nana] (naḥ-nā-naṃ) a. Handsomefaced.

context information

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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