Arkapushpika, Arkapuṣpikā, Arka-pushpika: 6 definitions
Arkapushpika 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 Arkapuṣpikā can be transliterated into English as Arkapuspika or Arkapushpika, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Arkapuṣpikā (अर्कपुष्पिका).—Name of a plant (kuṭumbinī)
Arkapuṣpikā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms arka and puṣpikā (पुष्पिका).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-kā) A plant, vulgarly Arkahuli, (Cleome pentaphylla.) Also arkapuṣpī.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Arkapuṣpikā (अर्कपुष्पिका):—[=arka-puṣpikā] f. the plant Gynandropsis Pentaphylla, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Arkapuṣpikā (अर्कपुष्पिका):—[arka-puṣpikā] (kā) 1. f. A plant, (Cleome pentaphylla.)
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