Sanskritization

noun San·skrit·iza·tion \ˌsanzˌkritə̇ˈzāshən\

Definition of Sanskritization

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  the assimilation of a language to Sanskrit in vocabulary, syntax, or style

  2. 2 :  the assimilation of a culture to that of Brahminical Hinduism

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Origin and Etymology of sanskritization

sanskritize + -ation


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