Bahuvistirna, Bahuvistīrṇa: 5 definitions


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

Bahuvistīrṇa (बहुविस्तीर्ण).—mfn. (rṇaḥ-rṇā-rṇa) Widely spread or diffused. f.

(-rṇā) A shrub bearing a small red and black berry, (Abrus precatorious.) E. bahu much, vistīrṇa spreading. “kuṃ~ca” .

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

1) Bahuvistīrṇa (बहुविस्तीर्ण):—[=bahu-vistīrṇa] [from bahu > bah] mfn. widespread, widely diffused (-tā, f.), [Vikramāṅkadeva-carita, by Bilhaṇa]

2) Bahuvistīrṇā (बहुविस्तीर्णा):—[=bahu-vistīrṇā] [from bahu-vistīrṇa > bahu > bah] f. Abrus precatorius (a shrub bearing a small red and black berry and commonly called Kucai), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Bahuvistīrṇa (बहुविस्तीर्ण):—[bahu-vistīrṇa] (rṇaḥ-rṇā-rṇaṃ) a. Widely spread. f. Abrus precatorius.

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Bahuvistirna 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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