Bodhitaru, Bodhi-taru: 6 definitions



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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bodhitaru (बोधितरु).—the sacred fig-tree,

Derivable forms: bodhitaruḥ (बोधितरुः).

Bodhitaru is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bodhi and taru (तरु). See also (synonyms): bodhidruma, bodhivṛkṣa.

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

Bodhitaru (बोधितरु).—m.

(-ruḥ) The holy fig-tree. E. bodhi wisdom, and taru the tree.

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

Bodhitaru (बोधितरु):—[=bodhi-taru] [from bodhi > budh] m. ‘tree of wisdom’, Ficus Religiosa, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.] (cf. above).

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

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

Bodhitaru (बोधितरु):—m. Ficus religiosa.

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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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