Kshira, Kṣīra: 34 definitions
Kshira means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit, the history of ancient India, Marathi, biology. 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.
Kshira has 32 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Kṣīra can be transliterated into English as Ksira or Kshira, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Kṣīra (क्षीर):—Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
1) (*m.) n. (adj. Comp. f. ā) — a) Milch. — b) Milchsaft von Pflanzen. — c) *das Harz der Pinus longifolia. — d) *Wasser. —
2) m. Nomen proprium eines Grammatikers. —
3) *f. kṣīrā eine best. Arzeneipflanze [Rājan 3,13.] —
4) f. kṣīrī — a) Milchgericht [Bhāvaprakāśa 2,16.] — b) *Name. verschiedener Pflanzen.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+187): Kshirabala, Kshiraballi, Kshirabdhi, Kshirabdhija, Kshirabdhimanushi, Kshirabdhiputri, Kshirabdhishayanavarnana, Kshirabdhishayi, Kshirabdhitanaya, Kshirabdhitanaye, Kshirabha, Kshirabhatta, Kshirabhava, Kshirabhisheka, Kshirabhrita, Kshiracchada, Kshirada, Kshiradala, Kshiradaru, Kshiradatri.
Ends with (+26): Ajakshira, Arkakshira, Astikshira, Avikshira, Bahikshira, Bahukshira, Dadhikshira, Dashakshira, Dronakshira, Ekakshira, Gavyakshira, Ghritakshira, Gokshira, Hastinikshira, Indugokshira, Irakshira, Khasaphalakshira, Lohitakshira, Madhukshira, Mahakshira.
Full-text (+343): Mahakshira, Kshirasphatika, Kshirashara, Kshiranira, Kshirada, Kshirakantha, Kshirasagara, Tvakkshira, Dronakshira, Kshiradala, Kshirahva, Kshirakanda, Kshirashukla, Kshiravriksha, Kshiravaridhi, Madhukshira, Kshirabdhi, Kshirataramgini, Kshirasarpis, Kshiralata.
Search found 58 books and stories containing Kshira, Kṣīra, Ksira, Kṣīrā; (plurals include: Kshiras, Kṣīras, Ksiras, Kṣīrās). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 9.67.32 < [Sukta 67]
Rig Veda 1.164.7 < [Sukta 164]
Rig Veda 10.87.16 < [Sukta 87]
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 10.88 < [Section IX - Variations in the Functions of the Brāhmaṇa due to Abnormal Conditions]
Verse 11.212 < [Section XXIX - Description of the Expiatory Penances]
Verse 5.8 < [Section II - Objectionable Food]
Amarakoshodghatana of Kshirasvamin (study) (by A. Yamuna Devi)
Flora (10): Roots < [Chapter 5 - Aspects of Nature]
Earth and its aspects < [Chapter 5 - Aspects of Nature]
Daily Life (1): Food and Drinks < [Chapter 3 - Social Aspects]
Women in the Atharva-veda Samhita (by Pranab Jyoti Kalita)
2. Hymns to Obtain a Husband < [Chapter 2 - The Strīkarmāṇi Hymns of the Atharvaveda]
26. Goddess Vasupatnī < [Chapter 4 - Female Deities and the Glorification of Women in the Atharvaveda]
Vivekachudamani (by Shankara)
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Ninth comparison or upamāna: A reflection (bimba) in a mirror (ādarśa) < [Bodhisattva quality 19: the ten upamānas]
Part 1 - Various kinds of drinks < [Section I.5 - Abstention from liquor]
Story of the patience of Kṣāntirṣi < [Chapter XXIV - The Virtue of Patience]
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