Asthisara, Asthisāra, Asthi-sara: 3 definitions

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Asthisāra (अस्थिसार).—marrow; (pibanti) अस्थिस्नेहसुराः कपालचषकैः प्रीताः पिशाचाङ्गनाः (asthisnehasurāḥ kapālacaṣakaiḥ prītāḥ piśācāṅganāḥ) Māl.5.18.

Derivable forms: asthisāraḥ (अस्थिसारः).

Asthisāra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms asthi and sāra (सार). See also (synonyms): asthikṛt, asthitejas, asthisaṃbhava, asthisneha.

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Asthisāra (अस्थिसार).—The marrow.

Derivable forms: asthisāraḥ (अस्थिसारः).

Asthisāra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms asthi and sāra (सार).

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

Asthisāra (अस्थिसार).—m.

(-raḥ) Marrow. E. asthi bone, and sāra essence.

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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. 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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