Ksharamrittika, Kṣāramṛttikā, Kshara-mrittika: 6 definitions



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The Sanskrit term Kṣāramṛttikā can be transliterated into English as Ksaramrttika or Ksharamrittika, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kṣāramṛttikā (क्षारमृत्तिका).—saline soil; किमाश्चर्यं क्षारभूमौ प्राणदा यमदूतिका (kimāścaryaṃ kṣārabhūmau prāṇadā yamadūtikā) Udb.

Kṣāramṛttikā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṣāra and mṛttikā (मृत्तिका).

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

Kṣāramṛttikā (क्षारमृत्तिका).—f.

(-kā) Saline soil, especially an impure sulphate of soda. E. kṣāra salt. and mṛttikā earth.

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

Kṣāramṛttikā (क्षारमृत्तिका):—[=kṣāra-mṛttikā] [from kṣāra > kṣar] f. saline soil (especially an impure sulphate of soda), [Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra iv, 8, 16 [Scholiast or Commentator]]

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

Kṣāramṛttikā (क्षारमृत्तिका):—[kṣāra-mṛttikā] (kā) 1. f. Saline soil.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Kṣāramṛttikā (क्षारमृत्तिका):—(kṣāra + mṛ) f. salzhaltiger Boden [Amarakoṣa 2, 1, 4.] [Śabdaratnāvalī im Śabdakalpadruma] [Scholiast] zu [Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 4, 8, 16.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Kṣāramṛttikā (क्षारमृत्तिका):—f. salzhaltiger Boden.

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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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