Mayushtaka, Mayuṣṭaka: 6 definitions


Mayushtaka 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 Mayuṣṭaka can be transliterated into English as Mayustaka or Mayushtaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Mayuṣṭaka (मयुष्टक).—A kind of bean.

Derivable forms: mayuṣṭakaḥ (मयुष्टकः).

See also (synonyms): mayaṣṭa, mayuṣṭa, mayaṣṭaka.

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

Mayuṣṭaka (मयुष्टक).—m.

(-kaḥ) A sort of bean, (Phaseolus mungo.) E. may to go, aff. u, mayu one who goes, ṣṭak to impede, aff. ḍa, mayuṣṭa, and with the pleonastic addition, kan mayuṣṭaka; also with ac aff. after may to go, mayaṣṭa, and mayaṣṭaka; and again with pa substituted for ma, mapaṣṭa, mapaṣṭaka, mapuṣṭa or mapuṣṭaka .

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

Mayuṣṭaka (मयुष्टक):—m. a kind of bean, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.] (cf. makuṣṭaka and mayaṣṭaka).

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

Mayuṣṭaka (मयुष्टक):—(kaḥ) 1. m. A sort of bean.

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Mayushtaka 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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