Bahushikhara, Bāhuśikhara, Bahu-shikhara: 4 definitions


Bahushikhara 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 Bāhuśikhara can be transliterated into English as Bahusikhara or Bahushikhara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bāhuśikhara (बाहुशिखर).—the upper part of the arm, the shoulder.

Derivable forms: bāhuśikharam (बाहुशिखरम्).

Bāhuśikhara is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bāhu and śikhara (शिखर).

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

Bāhuśikhara (बाहुशिखर):—[=bāhu-śikhara] [from bāhu] n. ‘the upper part of the a°’, the shoulder, [Harivaṃśa]

[Sanskrit to German]

Bahushikhara 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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