Garbhakosha, Garbha-kosha, Garbhakōśa, Garbhakośa, Garbhakoṣa: 9 definitions

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Garbhakosha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 terms Garbhakōśa and Garbhakośa and Garbhakoṣa can be transliterated into English as Garbhakosa or Garbhakosha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

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Source: gurumukhi.ru: Ayurveda glossary of terms

Garbhakoṣa (गर्भकोष):—Bag of foetal membrane

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Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Garbhakosha in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

garbhakōśa (गर्भकोश).—m S The uterus or womb.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

garbhakōśa (गर्भकोश).—m The womb.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Garbhakośa (गर्भकोश) or Garbhakoṣa (गर्भकोष).—uterus.

Derivable forms: garbhakośaḥ (गर्भकोशः), garbhakoṣaḥ (गर्भकोषः).

Garbhakośa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms garbha and kośa (कोश).

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

Garbhakośa (गर्भकोश).—m.

(-śaḥ) The uterus. E. garbha, and kośa sheathe.

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

1) Garbhakośa (गर्भकोश):—[=garbha-kośa] [from garbha] m. ‘embryo-receptacle’, the uterus, [Suśruta i.]

2) Garbhakoṣa (गर्भकोष):—[=garbha-koṣa] [from garbha] m. ‘embryo-receptacle’, the uterus, [Suśruta i.]

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

Garbhakośa (गर्भकोश):—[garbha-kośa] (śaḥ) 1. m. The uterus.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

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

Garbhakoṣa (गर्भकोष):—(garbha + koṣa) m. Uterus [Suśruta 1, 120, 12.]

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

Garbhakośa (गर्भकोश):—m. Uterus.

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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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