Adhvantashatrava, Adhvāntaśātrava, Adhvanta-shatrava: 3 definitions

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Adhvantashatrava 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 Adhvāntaśātrava can be transliterated into English as Adhvantasatrava or Adhvantashatrava, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Adhvāntaśātrava (अध्वान्तशात्रव).—[adhvāntasya mārgasīmāyāḥ śātrava iva Tv.] A plant (śconāka) Cassia Fistula or Bignonia Indica (blossoming in shade). (Mar. bāhavā, pāḍaḷa).

Derivable forms: adhvāntaśātravaḥ (अध्वान्तशात्रवः).

Adhvāntaśātrava is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms adhvānta and śātrava (शात्रव).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Adhvāntaśātrava (अध्वान्तशात्रव).—m.

(-vaḥ) A plant, (Cassia fistula.) See patrīrṇa. E. a neg. dhvānta darkness, śātrava inimical; blossoming in the shade.

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

Adhvāntaśātrava (अध्वान्तशात्रव):—[=a-dhvānta-śātrava] [from a-dhvānta] m. ‘an enemy to shade’, the plant Cassia Fistula or Bignonia Indica.

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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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