Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





Definitions and Synonyms of sanskrit | Another word for sanskrit | What is sanskrit?

Definition 1: (Hinduism) an ancient language of India (the language of the Vedas and of Hinduism); an official language of India although it is now used only for religious purposes - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for sanskrit in the sense of this definition

(sanskrit is a kind of ...) a branch of the Indo-Iranian family of languages

(... is a kind of sanskrit ) the Indic language spoken in Bihar (and by some people in Pakistan and Bangladesh)

(... is a kind of sanskrit ) the most widely spoken of modern Indic vernaculars; spoken mostly in the north of India; along with English it is the official language of India; usually written in Devanagari script

(... is a kind of sanskrit ) the official literary language of Pakistan, closely related to Hindi; widely used in India (mostly by Moslems); written in Arabic script

(... is a kind of sanskrit ) the Indic language of the Gypsies

(... is a kind of sanskrit ) an Indic language; the state language of Maharashtra in west central India; written in the Devanagari script

(... is a kind of sanskrit ) the Indic language spoken by the people of India who live in Gujarat in western India

(... is a kind of sanskrit ) the Indic language spoken by people in Pakistan and Punjab

(... is a kind of sanskrit ) the Indic language spoken by the people of Sri Lanka

(... is a kind of sanskrit ) a subfamily of Indic languages

(sanskrit belongs to category ...) a body of religious and philosophical beliefs and cultural practices native to India and based on a caste system; it is characterized by a belief in reincarnation, by a belief in a supreme being of many forms and natures, by the view that opposing theories are aspects of one eternal truth, and by a desire for liberation from earthly evils

(sanskrit is the domain which ... is member of) (Sanskrit) an ancient medical treatise summarizing the Hindu art of healing and prolonging life; sometimes regarded as a 5th Veda

(sanskrit is the domain which ... is member of) (from the Sanskrit word for `knowledge') any of the most ancient sacred writings of Hinduism written in early Sanskrit; traditionally believed to comprise the Samhitas, the Brahmanas, the Aranyakas, and the Upanishads

(sanskrit is the domain which ... is member of) (from the Sanskrit for `end of the Veda') one of six orthodox philosophical systems or viewpoints rooted in the Upanishads as opposed to Mimamsa which relies on the Vedas and Brahmanas

(sanskrit is the domain which ... is member of) (from the Sanskrit word for `reflection' or `interpretation') one of six orthodox philosophical systems or viewpoints on ritual traditions rooted in the Vedas and the Brahmanas as opposed to Vedanta which relies mostly on the Upanishads

(sanskrit is the domain which ... is member of) (from the Sanskrit word for `to see') one of six orthodox philosophical systems or viewpoints on the nature of reality and the release from bondage to karma

(sanskrit is the domain which ... is member of) (Sanskrit) Hindu god of fire in ancient and traditional India; one of the three chief deities of the Vedas

(sanskrit is the domain which ... is member of) (literally `possessing horses' in Sanskrit) in Hinduism the twin chariot warriors conveying Surya

(sanskrit is the domain which ... is member of) a mood (as in Greek or Sanskrit) that expresses a wish or hope; expressed in English by modal verbs

More words

Another word for sansevieria zeylanica

Another word for sansevieria trifasciata

Another word for sansevieria guineensis

Another word for sansevieria

Another word for sans serif

Another word for sanskrit literature

Another word for sanskritic language

Another word for sanson-flamsteed projection

Another word for santa

Another word for santa ana


Other word for santa ana

santa ana meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce santa ana