Vaman Shivram Apte

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Vaman Shivram Apte (1858–9 August 1892[1]) was an Indian lexicographer and a professor of Sanskrit at Pune's Fergusson College. He is best known for his compilation of a dictionary entitled, The Student's English-Sanskrit dictionary.[2]


  • The Students' English-Sanskrit Dictionary (1884)
  • The Students' Sanskrit-English Dictionary, ISBN 9788120800458
  • The Students' Guide to Sanskrit Composition (1881)
  • The Students' Hand-Book of Progressive Exercises, Part I and II
  • Kusuma-mala (1891)


  1. ^ "Frontmatter: Revised and enlarged edition of Prin. V. S. Apte's The practical Sanskrit-English Dictionary". Digital Dictionaries of South Asia. University of Chicago. Retrieved 9 September 2015. 
  2. ^ The student's English-Sanskrit dictionary. 1893. Retrieved 9 September 2015. 

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