Adharaushtha, Adharauṣṭha, Adhara-aushtha: 4 definitions


Adharaushtha 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.

The Sanskrit term Adharauṣṭha can be transliterated into English as Adharaustha or Adharaushtha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Adharauṣṭha (अधरौष्ठ).—P. वार्त्तिक ओत्वोष्ठदोःसमासे वा (vārttika otvoṣṭhadoḥsamāse vā). the lower lip; अङ्गुलिसंवृत° (aṅgulisaṃvṛta°) Ś.3. 24; Meghadūta 84

-ṣṭham the lower and upper lip.

Derivable forms: adharauṣṭhaḥ (अधरौष्ठः).

Adharauṣṭha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms adhara and auṣṭha (औष्ठ). See also (synonyms): adharṣṭha.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Adharauṣṭha (अधरौष्ठ).—[neuter] (adj. —° [feminine] ī) netherlip, coll. the lips.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Adharauṣṭha (अधरौष्ठ):—[from adhara] m. the lower lip

2) [v.s. ...] n. the lower and upper lip.

[Sanskrit to German]

Adharaushtha in German

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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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