Krimishaila, aka: Kṛmiśaila, Krimi-shaila, Krimiśaila; 2 Definition(s)


Krimishaila 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 terms Kṛmiśaila and Krimiśaila can be transliterated into English as Krmisaila or Krimishaila or Krimisaila, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

Krimishaila in Sanskrit glossary... « previous · [K] · next »

Kṛmiśaila (कृमिशैल).—an ant-hill.

Derivable forms: kṛmiśailaḥ (कृमिशैलः).

Kṛmiśaila is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṛmi and śaila (शैल). See also (synonyms): kṛmiparvata.

--- OR ---

Krimiśaila (क्रिमिशैल).—an ant-hill.

Derivable forms: krimiśailaḥ (क्रिमिशैलः).

Krimiśaila is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms krimi and śaila (शैल). See also (synonyms): krimikāśaila.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kṛmiśaila (कृमिशैल).—m.

(-laḥ) An ant or mole hill. E. kṛmi a worm, and śaila a hill; also with kan added, kṛmiśailaka.

--- OR ---

Krimiśaila (क्रिमिशैल).—m.

(-laḥ) An ant-hill. E. krimi a worm, and śaila a hill.

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

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.

Discover the meaning of krimishaila or krimisaila in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

Relevant definitions

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: