प्रतिष्ठानम् 1 Basis, foundation. -2 Site, situation, position. -3 A resting place. -4 The foundation of a city. -5 A leg, foot. -6 Continuation; वंशप्रतिष्ठानकराः सर्वभूतेषु विश्रुताः (पुत्राः) Rām.1.11.18. -7 N. of a town at the confluence of the Ganges and Yamunā and capital of the early kings of the lunar race; cf. V.2. -8 N. of a town on the Godāvarī and capital of Śālivāhana.
noun (neuter) a firm standing-place (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a pedestal (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
foot (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
foundation (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
ground (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a City in the Dekkhan
name of a town at the confluence of the Gaṅgā and Yamunā (on the left bank of the Gaṅgā opposite to Allāhābād) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the foundation (others "consecration") of a city (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
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