Dushpradharshani, Duṣpradharṣaṇī: 3 definitions


Dushpradharshani 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 Duṣpradharṣaṇī can be transliterated into English as Duspradharsani or Dushpradharshani, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Dushpradharshani in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Duṣpradharṣaṇī (दुष्प्रधर्षणी).—f. (-ṇī) The egg plant, (Solanum melongena.) E. dur with difficulty, pra before, dhṛṣ to show, to guide, affix lyuṭ; also with ṇini affix duṣpradharṣiṇī .

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

Duṣpradharṣaṇī (दुष्प्रधर्षणी):—[=duṣ-pradharṣaṇī] [from duṣ-pradharṣaṇa > duṣ-pradharṣa > duṣ > dur] f. Melangena Incurva, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Duṣpradharṣaṇī (दुष्प्रधर्षणी):—[du-ṣpradharṣaṇī] (ṇī) 3. f. The egg-plant.

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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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