Sanskrit

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See also: sanskrit and sanskrít

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Via Hindi संस्कृत (sanskŕt), ultimately from Sanskrit संस्कृत (saṃskṛtá, perfected, prepared, constructed, refined).

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Sanskrit (uncountable)

  1. A classical Indo-European language of South Asia, a liturgical language of Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism, Jainism, and one of the 23 official languages of India.

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Sanskrit (not comparable)

  1. Relating to Sanskrit.
    Synonym: Sanskritic

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Probably borrowed from a European language, ultimately from Sanskrit संस्कृत (saṃskṛta).

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  • IPA(key): /ˈsɑn.skrɪt/
  • Hyphenation: San‧skrit

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Sanskrit n

  1. Sanskrit [from late 18th c.]
    Synonym: Sanskriet

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Sanskrit n

  1. The Sanskrit language

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Sanskrit

  1. Sanskrit language

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