Nishthevasharava, aka: Niṣṭhevaśarāva, Nishtheva-sharava; 1 Definition(s)

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The Sanskrit term Niṣṭhevaśarāva can be transliterated into English as Nisthevasarava or Nishthevasharava, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[Nishthevasharava in Sanskrit glossaries]

Niṣṭhevaśarāva (निष्ठेवशराव).—spittoon.

Derivable forms: niṣṭhevaśarāvaḥ (निष्ठेवशरावः).

Niṣṭhevaśarāva is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms niṣṭheva and śarāva (शराव). See also (synonyms): niṣṭhīvaśarāva, niṣṭhīvanaśarāva, niṣṭhevanaśarāva, niṣṭhīvitaśarāva.

(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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