Daushkula, Dauṣkula: 6 definitions


Daushkula 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 Dauṣkula can be transliterated into English as Dauskula or Daushkula, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dauṣkula (दौष्कुल).—a. (- f.), [dauṣkuleya] a. (- f.),

-dauṣkulya a. Sprung from a low family, born in a contemptible family; Rām.4.7.2; केनापि दौष्कुलेयेन कुल्यां माहाकुलीं प्रियाम् (kenāpi dauṣkuleyena kulyāṃ māhākulīṃ priyām) Bhaṭṭikāvya 7.88.

-lam, -lyam low extraction; दौष्कुल्यमाधिं विधुनोति शीघ्रम् (dauṣkulyamādhiṃ vidhunoti śīghram) Bhāgavata 1.18.18.

See also (synonyms): dauṣkuleya.

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

Dauṣkula (दौष्कुल).—i. e. dus-kula + a, and dauṣkuleya dauṣkuleya, i. e. dus-kula + eya, adj. Sprung from a contemptible family, Mahābhārata 12, 1330; [Rāmāyaṇa] 4, 6, 3.

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

Dauṣkula (दौष्कुल).—[adjective] of low family.

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

Dauṣkula (दौष्कुल):—[=dauṣ-kula] [from dauṣ > dauḥ] mf(ī)n. sprung from a bad or low race, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa]

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Daushkula 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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