Sukshmamana, Sūkṣmamāna, Sukshma-mana: 4 definitions


Sukshmamana 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 Sūkṣmamāna can be transliterated into English as Suksmamana or Sukshmamana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

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

sūkṣmamāna (सूक्ष्ममान).—n (S) Minute and exact measurement or measure; measure closely and rigidly accurate or applicable. 2 Particular and precise computation or estimate. 3 Reckoning by the minute portions of time (by kalā, vikalā, pala, vipala &c. from nimēṣa a twinkling up to saṃvatsara a year); in contrad. from sthūlamāna.

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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»] — Sukshmamana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sūkṣmamāna (सूक्ष्ममान).—a nice or exact measurement, precise computation (opp. sūthūlamāna which means 'broad measurement', 'rough calculation').

Derivable forms: sūkṣmamānam (सूक्ष्ममानम्).

Sūkṣmamāna is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sūkṣma and māna (मान).

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

Sūkṣmamāna (सूक्ष्ममान).—n. (-na) Exact measurement, precise computation, as opposed to sthūlamāna or rough calculation.

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

Sūkṣmamāna (सूक्ष्ममान):—[=sūkṣma-māna] [from sūkṣma] n. minute or exact measurement, precise computation, [Monier-Williams’ 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 (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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