Kshiranira, Kṣīranīra, Kshira-nira: 8 definitions

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Kshiranira 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 Kṣīranīra can be transliterated into English as Ksiranira or Kshiranira, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kṣīranīra (क्षीरनीर).—

1) water and milk.

2) milk-like water.

3) a fast embrace.

Derivable forms: kṣīranīram (क्षीरनीरम्).

Kṣīranīra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṣīra and nīra (नीर).

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

Kṣīranīra (क्षीरनीर).—n.

(-raṃ) Embracing, embrace. E. kṣīra milk, and nīra water; mixing like milk and water.

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

Kṣīranīra (क्षीरनीर).—n. water with milk, [Lassen, Anthologia Sanskritica.] 12, 18.

Kṣīranīra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṣīra and nīra (नीर).

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

Kṣīranīra (क्षीरनीर).—(°—) milk and water.

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

1) Kṣīranīra (क्षीरनीर):—[=kṣīra-nīra] [from kṣīra] n. (in [compound]) milk and water, [Vetāla-pañcaviṃśatikā]

2) [v.s. ...] ‘union like the mixing of milk and water’, embracing, embrace, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Kṣīranīra (क्षीरनीर):—[kṣīra-nīra] (raṃ) 1. n. Embracing.

[Sanskrit to German]

Kshiranira in German

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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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