Mahashyama, Mahāśyāmā, Maha-shyama: 6 definitions
Mahashyama 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.
Mahashyama has 5 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Mahāśyāmā can be transliterated into English as Mahasyama or Mahashyama, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Mahāśyāmā (महाश्यामा):—[(ma + śyā)] f. Ichnocarpus frutescens R. Br. [Ratnamālā im Śabdakalpadruma] [Suśruta 1, 139, 18.] Dalbergia Sissoo Roxb. [Rājanirghaṇṭa im Śabdakalpadruma]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Mahāśyāmā (महाश्यामा):—f. —
1) Ichnocarpus frutescens. —
2) *Dalbergia Sissoo [Rājan 9,132.]
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