Atarushaka, Āṭarūṣaka: 3 definitions

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Atarushaka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

Atarushaka has 2 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Āṭarūṣaka can be transliterated into English as Atarusaka or Atarushaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Aṭarūṣaka (अटरूषक):—m. Name eines Strauches (Adhadota Vasica, Nees. Justicia Adhadota, Lin.), der vielfach medicinisch gebraucht wird, [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 1140.] [Suśruta 1, 222, 2. 2, 36, 10. 18. 40, 14.] u. s. w. Andere beziehen ihn auf die Gendarussa vulgaris, Nees. Der Name scheint aus einer dekkhanischen Sprache entlehnt zu sein. — Vgl. āṭarūṣa .

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Aṭarūṣaka (अटरूषक):—[Z. 5] lies aṭarūṣa st. āṭarūṣa .

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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