Kshavakrit, Kṣavakṛt: 2 definitions


Kshavakrit 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 Kṣavakṛt can be transliterated into English as Ksavakrt or Kshavakrit, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Kṣavakṛt (क्षवकृत्).—mfn. (-t) Sneezing, coughing. E. kṣava, and kṛt who makes.

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

Kṣavakṛt (क्षवकृत्):—[=kṣava-kṛt] [from kṣava > kṣu] m. ‘(anything) which causes sneezing’, the plant Artemisia sternutatoria, [Bhāvaprakāśa]

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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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