Krishnagandha, Kṛṣṇagandhā, Krishna-gandha: 4 definitions


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Krishnagandha has 2 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Kṛṣṇagandhā can be transliterated into English as Krsnagandha or Krishnagandha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Kṛṣṇagandhā (कृष्णगन्धा):—(kṛṣṇa die schwarze Antilope + gandha) f. Name eines Baumes, Hyperanthera Moringa Vahl. (śobhāñjana), [Rājanirghaṇṭa im Śabdakalpadruma] [Suśruta 1, 238, 6. 2, 36, 18. 100, 16. 106, 2.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Kṛṣṇagandhā (कृष्णगन्धा):—f. Hyperanthera Moringa.

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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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