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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Mayuṣṭaka (मयुष्टक).—A kind of bean.
Derivable forms: mayuṣṭakaḥ (मयुष्टकः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-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.
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Mayuṣṭaka (मयुष्टक):—m. = makuṣṭhaka eine Bohnenart [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 1174.] [Scholiast] zu [Amarakoṣa 2, 9, 17.] [Śabdakalpadruma]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Mayuṣṭaka (मयुष्टक):—m. eine Bohnenart.
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