Nagakesara, Nagakeshara, Nāgakeśara, Nāgakesara, Naga-kesara: 19 definitions
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Nagakesara has 17 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Nāgakeśara can be transliterated into English as Nagakesara or Nagakeshara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Nāgakeśara (नागकेशर):—(1. nāga + ke) m. = nāga Mesua Roxburghii Wight., ein Baum mit wohlriechenden Blüthen, [Bharata] zu [Amarakoṣa] [Śabdakalpadruma] [Ratnamālā] [?132.Rāmāyaṇa 6, 96, 7.] kesara [Amarakoṣa 2, 4, 2, 45.] [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 2, 4, 20.] [Hārāvalī 180.] keśara n. die Blüthe dieses Baumes [Suśruta 1, 139, 14.] nāgakesaracūrṇaka [Hārāvalī 45.]
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Nāgakesara (नागकेसर):—(keśara) n. eine Art Stahl [Śabdakalpadruma] u. vajra .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
1) m. Mesua Roxburghii [Vāsantikā 38.] —
2) n. — a) die Blüthe von Mesua Roxburghii. — b) *eine Art Stahl.
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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Starts with: Nagakesaram.
Ends with: Pannagakesara.
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