ग्रन्थ

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Sanskrit[edit]

Noun[edit]

ग्रन्थ ‎(grantham

  1. tying, binding, stringing together
  2. = ग्रन्थि ‎(granthí), a knot
  3. honeycomb
  4. an artificial arrangement of words, (especially of 32 syllables = श्लोक ‎(śloka)), verse, composition, treatise, literary production, book in prose or verse, text (opposed to अर्थ ‎(artha, meaning)).
  5. verse
  6. composition, treatise, literary production, book in prose or verse, text
  7. a section
  8. Guru Granth Sahib, the book or sacred scriptures of the Sikhs containing short moral poems by Nanak Shah and others
  9. wealth, property

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 0371