Tam, aka: Ṭāṃ, Tām; 4 Definition(s)
Tam means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, 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.
Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)
Tam (तम्).—Personal ending तम् (tam) substituted for थम् (tham) in the impera. imperf. potential, benedictive, aorist and conditional; cf. P. III. 4.85, 101
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Tām (ताम्).—Personal ending substituted for तस् (tas) of the 3rd pers. dual in the imperative, imperfect, potential, benedictive, aorist and conditional; cf. P. III.4.85, 101.Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar
Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.
India history and geogprahy
Ṭaṃ.—(Chamba, etc.), abbreviation of ṭaṃkā. Note: ṭaṃ 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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Ṭaṃ.—abbreviation of ṭaṅka. Note: ṭaṃ is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
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.
Languages of India and abroad
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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.
Tam (तम्).—[(ira u) irtamu] r. 4th cl. (tāmyati) 1. To desire. 2. To be distressed in body or mind. E. khede aka0 icchāyāṃ saka-divā-pa0 seṭ .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
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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Search found 71 books and stories containing Tam, Ṭāṃ, Tām, Ṭaṃ; (plurals include: Tams, Ṭāṃs, Tāms, Ṭaṃs). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (by Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī)
Verse 2.3.115 < [Chapter 3 - Bhajana: Worship]
Verse 2.1.141 < [Chapter 1 - Vairāgya: Renunciation]
Verse 1.5.22-23 < [Chapter 5 - Priya: The Beloved]
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 8.256 < [Section XL - Disputes regarding Boundaries]
Verse 8.103 < [Section XV - False evidence permissible in special cases]
Verse 8.57 < [Section XII - Non-payment of debt]
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
I. Gaze like that of the elephant (nāgāvalokita) < [Part 10 - Looking in the manner of the elephant, etc.]
Bhūmi 10: the ground of the cloud of the Dharma (dharmameghā) < [Chapter XX - (2nd series): Setting out on the Mahāyāna]
Part 2 - Benefits of renouncing theft < [Section I.2 - Abstaining from theft]
The Mahavastu (great story) (by J. J. Jones)