Nimeshadyut, aka: Nimeṣadyut, Nimesha-dyut; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Nimeṣadyut can be transliterated into English as Nimesadyut or Nimeshadyut, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Nimeṣadyut (निमेषद्युत्).—m. a fire-fly.

Nimeṣadyut is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nimeṣa and dyut (द्युत्). See also (synonyms): nimeṣaruc.

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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