Naishadha, Naiṣadha: 9 definitions


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Naishadha has 7 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Naiṣadha can be transliterated into English as Naisadha or Naishadha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Naiṣadha (नैषध):—

1) adj. zu Niṣadha in Beziehung stehend; m. ein Fürst der Niṣadha, insbes. von Nala gebraucht. [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 2, 8, 10.] naiṣadhasyārthapateḥ [Raghuvaṃśa 18, 1.] [Nalopākhyāna 1, 15. 2, 30. 7, 1. 17, 2.] der pl. als Name des Volkes. das sonst niṣadha heisst, [?9, 19. 12, 8. Vāyupurāṇa in Viṣṇupurāṇa 480, Nalopākhyāna 73.] naiṣadha n. oder naiṣadhacarita n. Titel eines über Nala handelnden Kunstepos von Śriharṣa [Bibliothecae sanskritae 237.] [Sāhityadarpana 208, 13.] —

2) eine best. Pflanze, welche als Nahrungsmittel dient, [Suśruta 1, 80, 12.]

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Naiṣadha (नैषध):—

1) m. pl. Name einer Dynastie [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 12, 1, 33.]

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

Naiṣadha (नैषध):——

1) m. — a) eine best. Körnerfrucht. — b) ein Fürst der Niṣadha , insbes. von Nala gebraucht. — c) Pl. Nomen proprium eines Volkes , = niṣadha. Auch Name einer Dynastie. —

2) n. Titel eines Kunstepos.

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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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