Kalivriksha, Kali-vriksha, Kalivṛkṣa: 2 definitions


Kalivriksha 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 Kalivṛkṣa can be transliterated into English as Kalivrksa or Kalivriksha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kalivṛkṣa (कलिवृक्ष).—the Bibhītaka tree.

Derivable forms: kalivṛkṣaḥ (कलिवृक्षः).

Kalivṛkṣa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kali and vṛkṣa (वृक्ष). See also (synonyms): kalidruma.

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

Kalivṛkṣa (कलिवृक्ष):—[=kali-vṛkṣa] [from kali] m. Terminalia Bellerica, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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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. 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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