Vibhrantashila, Vibhrāntaśīla, Vibhranta-shila: 3 definitions


Vibhrantashila 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.

The Sanskrit term Vibhrāntaśīla can be transliterated into English as Vibhrantasila or Vibhrantashila, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vibhrāntaśīla (विभ्रान्तशील).—a.

1) confused in mind.

2) intoxicated, drunk. (-laḥ) 1 a monkey.

2) the disc of the sun or moon.

Vibhrāntaśīla is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vibhrānta and śīla (शील).

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

Vibhrāntaśīla (विभ्रान्तशील).—mfn.

(-laḥ-lā-laṃ) Mad, drunk, intoxicated or insane. m.

(-laḥ) 1. A monkey. 2. The disk of the sun or moon. E. vibhrānta wandering, and śīla disposition.

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

1) Vibhrāntaśīla (विभ्रान्तशील):—[=vi-bhrānta-śīla] [from vi-bhrānta > vi-bhram] mfn. confused in mind or disposition, intoxicated or insane, [Horace H. Wilson]

2) [v.s. ...] m. a monkey, [ib.]

3) [v.s. ...] the disc of the sun or moon, [ib.]

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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. 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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