Kshaireyi, Kṣaireyī: 2 definitions



Kshaireyi 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 Kṣaireyī can be transliterated into English as Ksaireyi or Kshaireyi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Kṣaireyī (क्षैरेयी).—f. (-yī) Milk and rice, or any preparation of milk. E. kṣīra milk, aff. ṭhañ fem. affix ṅīp; some copies read this word kṣīreyī.

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

Kṣaireyī (क्षैरेयी):—[from kṣaireya > kṣairakalambhi] f. a dish prepared with milk, [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 (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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