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sāman: neuter vocative singular stem: sāman
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sāmann. (fr.1. -= san-1) acquisition, possession, property, wealth, abundance View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
sāmann. (m.only in ;prob. connected with sāntv-; according to to some fr.1. -; see 3. sāman-) calming, tranquillizing, (especially) kind or gentle words for winning an adversary, conciliation, negotiation (one of the 4 upāya-s or means of success against an enemy, the other 3 being dāna-, bheda-,and daṇḍa-, qq.vv.; in the beginning of a compound or instrumental case sg. and plural,"by friendly means or in a friendly way, willingly, voluntarily") View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
sāmann. (of doubtful derivation; according to to fr. so-= -2,as"destroying sin";in apparently connected with sammita-;by others derived fr.1. san-, -, sāntv-,and perhaps not to be separated fr. 1. and 2. sāman-) a metrical hymn or song of praise, (especially) a particular kind of sacred text or verse called a sāman- (intended to be chanted, and forming, with ṛc-, yajus-, chandas-,one of the 4 kinds of Vedic composition mentioned first in ) etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
sāmann. any song or tune (sacred or profane, also the hum of bees) etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
sāmann. the faculty of uttering sounds (?) (Scholiast or Commentator) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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sāman सामन् n. [सो-मनिन् Uṇ.4.152] 1 Appeasing, calming, comforting, soothing. -2 Cenciliation, pacific measures, negotiation, (the first of the four upāyas or expedients to be used by a king against an enemy); सामदण्डौ प्रशंसन्ति नित्यं राष्ट्राभिवृद्धये Ms.7.19. -3 Conciliatory or mild means; pacific or conciliatory conduct, gentle words; यो दुर्बलो ह्यण्वपि याच्यमानो बलीयसा यच्छति नैव साम्ना Pt.4.26,48. -4 Mildness, gentleness. -5 A metrical hymn or song of praise; सप्तसामोपगीतं त्वाम् R. 1.21; ब्रहत्साम तथा साम्नां गायत्री छन्दसामहम् Bg.1.35. -6 A verse or text of the Sāmaveda; सस्तोभस्वरकालाभ्यास- विकारायां हङ्कारप्रणवप्रस्तावोद्गीथप्रतिहारोपद्रवनिधनवत्यामृचि गीतौ सामशब्दो$भियुक्तैरुपचर्यते ŚB. on MS.7.2.1; स्तोभादिविशिष्टा ऋक् साम ibid. -7 The Sāmaveda itself (said to have been produced from the sun; cf. Ms.1.23). -8 Voice, sound; स्वरः सामशब्देन लोक$भिधीयते । सुसामा देवदत्त इति सुस्वरो देवदत्त इति । स्वरो घोषो नाद इति समानार्थाः । स सामशब्देनोच्यते । ŚB. on MS.7.2.7; त्रिःसामा हन्यतामेषा दुन्दुभिः शत्रुभीषणा Mb. 3.2.1. -9 A particular kind of sacred text or verse from the Vedas; प्रस्तौता साम प्रस्तौति; Bṛi. Up.1.3.28. -साम्ना ind. Willingly, gladly; तत्र स्म गाथा गायन्ति साम्ना परमवल्गुना Mb.3.43.28. -Comp. -उद्भवः an elephant. -उपचारः, -उपायः mild or conciliatory means, gentle or pacific measures. -कलम् ind. in a friendly tone. -गः a Brāhmaṇa who chants the Sāmaveda. -गर्भः, -गायनः N. of Viṣṇu. -ज, -जात a. 1 produced by the Sāmaveda. -2 produced by conciliatory means. (-जः, -तः) an elephant; नानाविधाविष्कृतसामजस्वरः Śi.12.11; दन्ता दन्तैराहताः सामजानां भङ्गं जग्मुर्न स्वयं सामजाताः 18.33. -प्रधान a. perfectly kind or friendly. -योनिः 1 Brahman. -2 an elephant; सुरद्विपानामिव सामयोनिर्भिन्नो$ष्टधा विप्रससार वंशः R.16.3. -वादः kind words, conciliatory words; साम- वादाः सकोपस्य तस्य प्रत्युत दीपकाः Śi.2.55; Pt.3.28. -विद् see सामवेदिन्; Udgātā; साम सामविदसङ्गमुज्जगौ Śi.14.21. -विधानम् the employment of Sāmans (for religious purposes). -वेदः the third of the four Vedas. -वेदिन् m. a Brāhmaṇa who has studied the Sāmaveda. -वेदीयः a Chhāndoga priest.
sāman सामन् n. Likeness, similarity; वर्णः स्वरः । मात्रा बलम् । साम संतानः । T. Up.2.1; Bri. Up.1.6.1.
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sāman sá̄-man, n. chant, viii. 29, 10; x. 90, 9; 135, 4.
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sāman n. V. [√ sâ, obtain], acquisition, possession; wealth, abundance; [con ciliation] V., C.: chant, chanted Vedic verse; C.: song, hum (of bees; rare): pl. V. Sâma-veda; m. (only TBr.), n. V., C.: kind or conciliatory words, gentleness; conciliation, negotiation: °ree;-or in. by friendly means, in a friendly way (C.).
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sāmanequalization of tones; confer, compare वर्णानां मध्यमवृत्त्योच्चारणम् ।
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sāman noun (neuter) a kind or gentle words for winning an adversary (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
calming (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
conciliation (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
negotiation (one of the 4 Upāyas or means of success against an enemy) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
tranquillizing (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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sāman noun (neuter) a metrical hymn or song of praise (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a particular kind of sacred text or verse called a Sāman (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
any song or tune (sacred or profane) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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vedamantraprakāraḥ।

prācīnakāle yajñeṣu sāmnānāṃ gāyanaṃ bhavati sma।









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