Simantini, Sīmantinī, Simamtini: 11 definitions
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia
Sīmantinī (सीमन्तिनी).—The wife of King Citrtāṅgada. The story of this Sīmantinī is given in Somapradoṣavrata māhātmya. in Skanda Purāṇa.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
sīmantinī : (f.) a woman.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Sīmantinī, (f.) a woman J. IV, 310; VI, 142. (Page 712)
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Sīmantinī (सीमन्तिनी).—A woman; मा स्म सीमन्तिनी काचिज्जनयेत् पुत्रमीदृशम् (mā sma sīmantinī kācijjanayet putramīdṛśam) H.2.7; Meghadūta 12; Bhaṭṭikāvya 5.22.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sīmantinī (सीमन्तिनी).—f. (-nī) A woman in general. E. sīmanta the separation of the hair, and ini aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sīmantinī (सीमन्तिनी).—i. e. sīmanta + in + ī, f. A woman, [Hitopadeśa] ii. [distich] 6.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Sīmantinī (सीमन्तिनी):—[from sīmantin > sīman] f. a woman, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.
2) [v.s. ...] Name of a woman, [Catalogue(s)]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sīmantinī (सीमन्तिनी):—(nī) 3. f. A woman.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
Sīmantinī (सीमन्तिनी) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Simaṃtiṇī.
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.
Prakrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary
Simaṃtiṇī (सिमंतिणी) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Sīmantinī.
Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Sīmaṃtini (ಸೀಮಂತಿನಿ):—[noun] a woman (in gen.).
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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Ends with: Shuddhasimamtini.
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Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
Dvisahasri of Tembesvami (Summary and Study) (by Upadhyay Mihirkumar Sudhirbhai)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 8 - The Religious Vow to be Observed on Mondays: The Story of Sīmantinī < [Section 3 - Brāhmottara-khaṇḍa]
Chapter 9 - The (Spiritual) Power of Simantinī < [Section 3 - Brāhmottara-khaṇḍa]
Chapter 14 - Bhadrāyus Gets Śiva’s Favour < [Section 3 - Brāhmottara-khaṇḍa]
Kavyamimamsa of Rajasekhara (Study) (by Debabrata Barai)
Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)