Ikshukanda, Ikṣukāṇḍa, Ikṣukandā, Ikshu-kanda, Ikshukamda: 8 definitions

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The Sanskrit terms Ikṣukāṇḍa and Ikṣukandā can be transliterated into English as Iksukanda or Ikshukanda, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

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

ikṣukāṇḍa (इक्षुकांड).—m ikṣudaṇḍa m (S) A stem or stick of the Sugarcane.

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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

[«previous next»] — Ikshukanda in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ikṣukandā (इक्षुकन्दा).—A pumpion gourd, Cucurbita Pepo. (Mar. kohāḷeṃ).

Ikṣukandā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ikṣu and kandā (कन्दा).

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Ikṣukāṇḍa (इक्षुकाण्ड).—Name of two different species of sugarcane (kāśa and muñjatṛṇa).

Derivable forms: ikṣukāṇḍaḥ (इक्षुकाण्डः), ikṣukāṇḍam (इक्षुकाण्डम्).

Ikṣukāṇḍa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ikṣu and kāṇḍa (काण्ड).

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

Ikṣukāṇḍa (इक्षुकाण्ड).—m.

(-ṇḍaḥ) 1. A species of sugar-cane, (Saccharum munja, Rox.) See muñja. 2. A sort of grass, (Kas,) (Saccharum spontaneum.) 3. The stem or cane of the Saccharum officinale, the sugar-cane. E. ikṣu and kāṇḍa a stem.

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

1) Ikṣukāṇḍa (इक्षुकाण्ड):—[=ikṣu-kāṇḍa] [from ikṣu] n. the stem or cane of the Saccharum Officinale, the sugar-cane, [Suśruta; Rāmāyaṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] m. Name of two different species of sugar-cane, Saccharum Munja Roxb. and Saccharum Spontaneum, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Ikṣukāṇḍa (इक्षुकाण्ड):—[ikṣu-kāṇḍa] (ṇḍaḥ) 1. m. A species of sugar-cane, sort of grass.

[Sanskrit to German]

Ikshukanda 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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Ikshukanda in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Ikṣukāṃḍa (ಇಕ್ಷುಕಾಂಡ):—[noun] the tall cane of the tropical grass, Saccharum officinarum; sugar-cane.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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