Plushi, Pluṣi: 5 definitions
Plushi 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 Pluṣi can be transliterated into English as Plusi or Plushi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Pluṣi (प्लुषि).—A species of noxious insect; यद्वेव समः प्लुषिणा समो मशकेन (yadveva samaḥ pluṣiṇā samo maśakena) Bṛ. Up.1.3.22.
Derivable forms: pluṣiḥ (प्लुषिः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pluṣi (प्लुषि).—[masculine] a kind of insect.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pluṣi (प्लुषि):—[from pluṣ] m. a species of noxious insect, [Ṛg-veda; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa] (a flying white-ant, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc. ])
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