Kshutkshama, Kṣutkṣāma, Kshud-kshama: 2 definitions



Kshutkshama 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 Kṣutkṣāma can be transliterated into English as Ksutksama or Kshutkshama, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kṣutkṣāma (क्षुत्क्षाम).—a. emaciated by hunger; Mb.1.5.1; Bh.2.29.

Kṣutkṣāma is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṣud and kṣāma (क्षाम). See also (synonyms): kṣudhākṣāma.

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

Kṣutkṣāma (क्षुत्क्षाम):—[=kṣut-kṣāma] [from kṣut > kṣudh] mfn. emaciated by hunger, [Mahābhārata i, 50, 1; Pañcatantra; Bhartṛhari; Rājataraṅgiṇī]

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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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