Gandhanisha, Gandhaniśā, Gandha-nisha: 3 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Gandhanisha 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 Gandhaniśā can be transliterated into English as Gandhanisa or Gandhanisha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Gandhanisha in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Gandhaniśā (गन्धनिशा):—[=gandha-niśā] [from gandha] f. a variety of Curcuma, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Gandhaniśā (गन्धनिशा):—(ga + niśā) f. Name einer Pflanze, = gandhapatrā [Rājanirghaṇṭa im Śabdakalpadruma]

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

Gandhaniśā (गन्धनिशा):—f. eine Art Curcuma.

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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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