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Read e-book online A Sanskrit-English Dictionary PDF

By Sir Monier Monier-Williams, Professor E. Leuman, Professor C. Cappeller and other scholars

ISBN-10: 019864308X

ISBN-13: 9780198643081

The 1st challenge humans appear to be having with this well-known dictionary is that the various more moderen reprints of the unique Clarendon Press version (especially the Indian ones) are bodily of very terrible caliber: not just are they poorly published on inferior paper, yet in addition they include a shoddy binding that's simply not likely to face as much as this kind of dealing with a heavy dictionary will get. Books reminiscent of this (and there are various being released at the present time) appear to me virtually to were intentionally designed to self-destruct after minimum use.

The in basic terms option to this challenge isn't to shop for a later reprint within the first position. in its place, search for a used reproduction of the sooner UK-produced Clarendon Press variation. This was once well-printed on caliber paper, stitched in order that it opens flat with out the backbone cracking, and sure in a sturdy fabric. while you are fortunate sufficient to discover this type of you can be getting a true booklet that might be a excitement to deal with and should face up to decades of heavy use.

The moment challenge that a few humans run into is that the dictionary itself can, as a result of its association, be tricky to exploit. an outstanding technique to this challenge has been supplied by way of Charles Wikner in his 'A functional Sanskrit Introductory' (1996).

This is a wonderful and intensely valuable 146-page Sanskrit educational in 15 classes which, along with educating Sanskrit pronunciation, Devanagari, and a few uncomplicated ideas, has additionally been designed, as Wikner says, "to carry the English-speaking scholar who understands not anything of Sanskrit to the extent the place he can intelligently [use] Monier-Williams' dictionary."

He explains that classes 12-14 "penetrate Monier-Williams' dictionary via its 4 degrees of alphabetical order, and recommend recommendations for locating tricky words." After learning those 3 classes, clients shouldn't have any additional hassle with the dictionary; actually, it is going to turn into a true excitement to use.

The writer has generously made his ebook freely on hand and it may be downloaded from: http://sanskritdocuments.org/learning_tutorial_wikner/index.html

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AtikramaNa}2{ati-kra4maNa} ún. the act of passing over îS3Br. ; passing , spending (time). {atikramaNIya}2{ati-kramaNIya} úmfn. v. {atikramin}2{ati-kramin} úmfn. ) exceeding , violating , &c. {atikramya}2{ati-kramya} úind. having passed beyond or over. {atikrAnta}2{ati-krAnta} úmfn. ; exceeded , surpassed , overcome. {atikrAntaniSedha}3{ati-krAnta--niSedha} úmfn. one who has neglected a prohibition. {atikrAnti}2{ati-krAnti} úf. transgression îKir. {atikrAmaka}2{ati-krAmaka} úmfn. exceeding , transgressing îL.

N. of a people îMBh. {aThillA}1{aThillA} úf. N. of a Pra1kr2it metre. {aD}1{aD}1 úcl. 1. úP. {aDati} , ÷to endeavour îL. {aDakavatI}1{aDakavatI} N. ; also of a city. {aDD}1{aDD} úcl. P. {aDDati} , {AnaDDa} , {aDDitum} , ÷to join îL. ; ÷to infer , argue îL. ; ÷to meditate , discern îL. ; ÷to attack îL. {aDDana}2{aDDana} ún. a shield îL. {aN}1{aN} úcl. 1. úP. : úcl. 4. úA1. v. ; in this sense regarded in the Dha1tu-pa1t2ha as a distinct root) îL. {aNaka}2{aNaka} úmfn. insignificant , small , contemptible , (úg.

AtikiriTa}3{a4ti--kiriTa} ({a4ti-}) orð úmfn. having too small teeth îTBr. ] , úmfn. having too small teeth îTBr. {atikutsita}3{a4ti--kutsita} úmfn. greatly despised. ) , úmfn. too bald îVS. {atikRcchra}3{a4ti--kRcchra} úm. extraordinary pain or penance lasting twelve days îMn. îYa1jn5. {atikRta}3{a4ti--kRta} úmfn. over done , exaggerated. {atikRza}3{a4ti--kRza} ({a4ti-}) , úmfn. very thin , emaciated. {atikRSNa}3{a4ti--kRSNa} ({a4ti-}) , úmfn. very or too dark , very or too deep blue. {atikruddha}3{a4ti--kruddha} úmfn.

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