Adhvashalya, Adhvaśalya, Adhvan-shalya: 7 definitions



Adhvashalya 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 Adhvaśalya can be transliterated into English as Adhvasalya or Adhvashalya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Adhvaśalya (अध्वशल्य).—[adhvani śalyamiva ācāratīti kvip- ac Tv.] Name of a tree (apāmārga) (adhvagānāṃ pādavastrādau śalyavadvedhakārakatvāt tathātvam) (Mar. āghāḍā).

Derivable forms: adhvaśalyaḥ (अध्वशल्यः).

Adhvaśalya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms adhvan and śalya (शल्य).

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

Adhvaśalya (अध्वशल्य).—m.

(-lyaḥ) A tree, (Achyranthes aspera.) See apamārga. E. adhvan, and śalya a stake.

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

Adhvaśalya (अध्वशल्य):—[=adhva-śalya] [from adhva > adhvan] m. the plant Achyranthes Aspera.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

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

Adhvaśalya (अध्वशल्य):—m. Achyranthes aspera.

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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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