Somapitha, Somapītha, Soma-pitha: 4 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Somapītha (सोमपीथ).—m. a drinker of Soma juice; तत्र केचित् (tatra kecit)... ... सोमपीथिन उदुम्बरनामानो ब्रह्मवादिनः प्रतिवसन्ति स्म (somapīthina udumbaranāmāno brahmavādinaḥ prativasanti sma) Mālatīmādhava (Bombay) 1; Bhāgavata 5.26.29.
Derivable forms: somapīthaḥ (सोमपीथः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Somapītha (सोमपीथ).—[masculine] peya [neuter] = [preceding]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Somapītha (सोमपीथ):—[=soma-pītha] [from soma] m. a draught of Soma, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā] etc.
2) [v.s. ...] mfn. drinking S°, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]
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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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