Mritkshara, aka: Mṛtkṣāra, Mrid-kshara; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Mṛtkṣāra can be transliterated into English as Mrtksara or Mritkshara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Mṛtkṣāra (मृत्क्षार).—a radish.

Derivable forms: mṛtkṣāram (मृत्क्षारम्).

Mṛtkṣāra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms mṛd and kṣāra (क्षार).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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