Mriksh, Mṛkṣ: 6 definitions


Mriksh 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 Mṛkṣ can be transliterated into English as Mrks or Mriksh, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Mṛkṣ (मृक्ष्).—See म्रक्ष् (mrakṣ).

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

Mṛkṣ (मृक्ष्).—r. 1st cl. (mṛkṣati) To accumulate, to collect, to fill. r. 10th cl. (mṛkṣayati) 1. To mix, to mingle, to blend or combine. 2. To speak incorrectly.

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

Mṛkṣ (मृक्ष्).—see mrakṣ.

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

Mṛkṣ (मृक्ष्).—mṛkṣati mrakṣati stroke, rub, smear. [Causative] mrakṣayati, [participle] mrakṣita = seq.

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

1) Mṛkṣ (मृक्ष्):—a weak form of √mrakṣ.

2) b or mrakṣ [class] 1. [Parasmaipada] ([Dhātupāṭha xvii, 12]) mrakṣati or mṛkṣati ([perfect tense] mimṛkṣuḥ),

2) —to rub, stroke, curry, [Ṛg-veda viii, 74, 13];

2) —to smear, [Lalita-vistara];

2) —to accumulate, collect, [Dhātupāṭha] :—[Causal] (or [class] 10. [Dhātupāṭha xxxii, 119]) mrakṣayati or mṛkṣayati, to rub, smear, anoint, [Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra; Buddhist literature];

2) —to accumulate, [Dhātupāṭha];

2) —to speak indistinctly or incorrectly, [ib.];

2) —to cut, [ib.]

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

Mṛkṣ (मृक्ष्):—mṛkṣati 1. a. To accumulate, fill. (ka) mṛkṣayati 10. a. To mix; to combine; to speak incorrectly.

context information

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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