Karpasasthi, Kārpāsāsthi, Karpasa-asthi: 7 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kārpāsāsthi (कार्पासास्थि).—n. the seed of the cotton plant; Manusmṛti 4.78.

Kārpāsāsthi is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kārpāsa and asthi (अस्थि).

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

Kārpāsāsthi (कार्पासास्थि).—n. (-sthi) The seed of the cotton plant. E. kārpāsa, and asthi a bone.

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

Kārpāsāsthi (कार्पासास्थि).—[neuter] the seed of the cotton plant.

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

Kārpāsāsthi (कार्पासास्थि):—[from kārpāsa] n. the seed of the cotton plant, [Manu-smṛti iv, 78.]

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

Kārpāsāsthi (कार्पासास्थि):—[kārpāsā-sthi] (sthiḥ) 2. m. Cotton seed.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Kārpāsāsthi (कार्पासास्थि) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Kappasatthi.

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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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