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English vs. Sanskrit

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  • English (adjective)

    Of or pertaining to England, or to its inhabitants, or to the present so-called Anglo-Saxon race.

  • English (noun)

    Collectively, the people of England; English people or persons.

  • English (noun)

    The language of England or of the English nation, and of their descendants in America, India, and other countries.

  • English (noun)

    A kind of printing type, in size between Pica and Great Primer. See Type.

  • English (noun)

    A twist or spinning motion given to a ball in striking it that influences the direction it will take after touching a cushion or another ball.

  • English

    To translate into the English language; to Anglicize; hence, to interpret; to explain.

  • English

    To strike (the cue ball) in such a manner as to give it in addition to its forward motion a spinning motion, that influences its direction after impact on another ball or the cushion.

  • Sanskrit (noun)

    The ancient language of the Hindoos, long since obsolete in vernacular use, but preserved to the present day as the literary and sacred dialect of India. It is nearly allied to the Persian, and to the principal languages of Europe, classical and modern, and by its more perfect preservation of the roots and forms of the primitive language from which they are all descended, is a most important assistance in determining their history and relations. Cf. Prakrit, and Veda.

  • Sanskrit (adjective)

    Of or pertaining to Sanskrit; written in Sanskrit; as, a Sanskrit dictionary or inscription.

Webster Dictionary
  • English (noun)

    an Indo-European language belonging to the West Germanic branch; the official language of Britain and the United States and most of the Commonwealth countries

  • English (noun)

    the people of England

  • English (noun)

    the discipline that studies the English language and literature

  • English (noun)

    (sports) the spin given to a ball by striking it on one side or releasing it with a sharp twist

  • English (adjective)

    of or relating to or characteristic of England or its culture;

    "English history"

    "the English landed aristocracy"

    "English literature"

  • Sanskrit (noun)

    (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

Princeton's WordNet

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