Shunthi, Śuṇṭhī, Śuṇṭhi, Sumthi, Shumthi: 21 definitions


Shunthi means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit. 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.

Shunthi has 21 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit terms Śuṇṭhī and Śuṇṭhi can be transliterated into English as Sunthi or Shunthi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Śuṇṭhi (शुण्ठि):—f. trockener Ingwer Comm. zu [Amarakoṣa] nach [Śabdakalpadruma] [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 51, 15.] śuṇṭhī f. [Amarakoṣa 2, 9, 38.] [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 2, 9, 10. 3, 3, 221. 358.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 420.] [Halāyudha 2, 460.] [Ratnamālā 92.] [Suśruta 1, 162, 8. 231, 11. 246, 11. 378, 3. 2, 80, 17. 99, 11. 134, 18.] [Śārṅgadhara SAṂH. 2, 1, 31.] [Spr. 2999.] [Pañcatantra 262, 13.] [Scholiast] zu [Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 25, 13, 20.]

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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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