Vaman Shivram Apte

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, The Student's English-Sanskrit Dictionary.[2]


  • The Practical Sanskrit-English Dictionary (1890), ISBN 9788120815681


  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.