Sthal: 7 definitions

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Sthal means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, Hindi. 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.

India history and geography

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary

Sthaḻ.—(IA 15), a standard for measuring gardens. Note: sthaḻ is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sthal (स्थल्).—1 P. (sthalati) To stand firm, be firm.

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

Sthal (स्थल्).—E. 1st cl. (-sthalati) To stand, to be firm; according to some it is a different root from ṣṭhal .

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

Sthal (स्थल्).— (akin to sthā, cf. the next), i. 1, [Parasmaipada.] To stand or be firm.

— Cf. [Old High German.] stallan, stellan.

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

1) Sthal (स्थल्):—(connected with √1. sthā) [class] 1. [Parasmaipada] sthalati, to stand firm, be firm, [Dhātupāṭha xx, 6.]

2) cf. [Greek] στέλλω, στόλος; [German] stellen, still etc.; [English] still.

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Sthal in German

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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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Sthal in Hindi refers in English to:—(nm) land; place; site, location, venue; field (as [yuddhasthala] battlefield); -[kamala/padya] a kind of plant and its flowers; ~[cara/cari] terrestrial; living on land; ~[damarumadhya] neck of land, isthmus; ~[marga] roadway; •[se] by road, by land; -[sena] land forces, army..—sthal (स्थल) is alternatively transliterated as Sthala.

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