Sanskrit

See also: sanskrit and sanskrít

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Learned borrowing from Sanskrit संस्कृत (saṃskṛtá, perfected, prepared, constructed, refined).

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Sanskrit (uncountable)

  1. A classical Indo-European language of South Asia, which is the liturgical language of Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism, Jainism. [from 1610s[1]]
    Hyponyms: Classical Sanskrit, Vedic Sanskrit

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Sanskrit (not comparable)

  1. Relating to Sanskrit.
    Synonym: Sanskritic

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  1. ^ Douglas Harper (2001–2021), “Sanskrit”, in Online Etymology Dictionary.

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EtymologyEdit

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. Sanskrit

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Sanskrit

  1. Sanskrit language

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