Madhumadhavi, Madhumādhavī, Madhu-madhavi: 9 definitions


Madhumadhavi means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, biology. 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.

Biology (plants and animals)

[«previous next»] — Madhumadhavi in Biology glossary
Source: Wisdom Library: Local Names of Plants and Drugs

Madhumadhavi [मधुमाधवी] in the Sanskrit language is the name of a plant identified with Hiptage benghalensis (L.) Kurz from the Malpighiaceae (Barbados cherry) family. For the possible medicinal usage of madhumadhavi, you can check this page for potential sources and references, although be aware that any some or none of the side-effects may not be mentioned here, wether they be harmful or beneficial to health.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Madhumadhavi in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

madhumādhavī (मधुमाधवी).—f A Ragiṇi or musical mode.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Madhumadhavi in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Madhumādhavī (मधुमाधवी).—

1) a kind of intoxicating drink; क्रीडन्त्योऽभिरताः सर्वाः पिबन्त्यो मधुमाधवीम् (krīḍantyo'bhiratāḥ sarvāḥ pibantyo madhumādhavīm) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 1.81.3.

2) any springflower.

Madhumādhavī is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms madhu and mādhavī (माधवी).

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

Madhumādhavī (मधुमाधवी).—f. (-vī) A kind of intoxicating drink.

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

Madhumādhavī (मधुमाधवी).—[feminine] a kind of spring flower or a cert. intoxicating drink.

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

1) Madhumādhavī (मधुमाधवी):—[=madhu-mādhavī] [from madhu] f. any spring flower abounding in honey or a [particular] species of fl°

2) [v.s. ...] (perhaps) Gaertnera Racemosa, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

3) [v.s. ...] a kind of intoxicating drink, [Mahābhārata]

4) [v.s. ...] a kind of metre, [Colebrooke]

5) [v.s. ...] a [particular] Rāgiṇī, [Saṃgīta-sārasaṃgraha]

6) [v.s. ...] Name of [commentator or commentary]

[Sanskrit to German]

Madhumadhavi 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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Madhumadhavi in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Madhumādhavi (ಮಧುಮಾಧವಿ):—[noun] the creeper Hiptage benghalensis ( = H. madablota) of Malpighiaceae family; spring creeper.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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