Nirgundi, Nirguṇḍī, Nirgumdi: 19 definitions


Nirgundi means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.

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

Nirguṇḍī (निर्गुण्डी):—f. Name eines Strauchs, Vitex Negundo Lin., [Amarakoṣa 2, 4, 2, 49.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 1147.] [Anekārthasaṃgraha 3, 181.] [Medinīkoṣa ḍ. 30.] [Ratnamālā 110.] [Halāyudha 2, 45.] [Suśruta 2, 216, 16. 368, 3.] [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 53, 114.] ṇḍi [Suśruta 2, 107, 14. 325, 20. 505, 11.] Nach [Amarakoṣa 2, 4, 2, 51] ist nirguṇḍī auch = śephālikā, nach [Medinīkoṣa] = nīlaśephālī; st. nālāśephālī ist [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha] nīlī śe zu lesen; nach [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha] bedeutet das Wort auch Lotuswurzel.

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

Nirguṇḍi (निर्गुण्डि):—(metrisch) und ṇḍī f.

1) Vitex Negundo.

2) ṇḍī Lotuswurzel.

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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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