Kshudrajantu, Kṣudrajantu, Kshudra-jantu: 4 definitions


Kshudrajantu 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 Kṣudrajantu can be transliterated into English as Ksudrajantu or Kshudrajantu, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kṣudrajantu (क्षुद्रजन्तु).—any small animal.

Derivable forms: kṣudrajantuḥ (क्षुद्रजन्तुः).

Kṣudrajantu is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṣudra and jantu (जन्तु).

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

Kṣudrajantu (क्षुद्रजन्तु).—m.

(-ntuḥ) 1. Any small animal. 2. A kind of worm, (Julus.) E. kṣudra small, and jantu animal.

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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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