Ksharashreshtha, Kṣāraśreṣṭha, Kshara-shreshtha: 4 definitions


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Ksharashreshtha has 2 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Kṣāraśreṣṭha can be transliterated into English as Ksarasrestha or Ksharashreshtha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Kṣāraśreṣṭha (क्षारश्रेष्ठ):—(kṣāra + śreṣṭha)

1) m. Butea frondosa und = kṣāravṛkṣa [Rājanirghaṇṭa im Śabdakalpadruma] —

2) n. alkalische Erde (s. vajrakṣāra) [Rājanirghaṇṭa im Śabdakalpadruma]

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

Kṣāraśreṣṭha (क्षारश्रेष्ठ):——

1) m. — a) dass. — b) Butea frondosa.

2) n. eine Art Aetzkali [Rājan 6,256.]

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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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