Smarandha, aka: Smarāndha, Smara-andha; 1 Definition(s)

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Smarāndha (स्मरान्ध).—a. blinded by love, infatuated with passion.

Derivable forms: smarāndhaḥ (स्मरान्धः).

Smarāndha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms smara and andha (अन्ध).

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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