Tungabha, Tunga-bha, Tuṅgabha: 4 definitions

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Introduction:

Tungabha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Tuṅgabha (तुङ्गभ).—the apsis of a planet.

Derivable forms: tuṅgabham (तुङ्गभम्).

Tuṅgabha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tuṅga and bha (भ).

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

Tuṅgabha (तुङ्गभ):—[=tuṅga-bha] [from tuṅga] n. a planet’s apsis, [Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhajjātaka vii, 1 and 6.]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Tuṅgabha (तुङ्गभ):—n. das Haus , in welchem der Höhestand eines Planeten stattfindet , der Höhestand.

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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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