Prasthapushpa, Prasthapuṣpa, Prastha-pushpa: 6 definitions


Prasthapushpa 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 Prasthapuṣpa can be transliterated into English as Prasthapuspa or Prasthapushpa, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Prasthapushpa in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Prasthapuṣpa (प्रस्थपुष्प).—a variety of holy basil.

Derivable forms: prasthapuṣpaḥ (प्रस्थपुष्पः).

Prasthapuṣpa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms prastha and puṣpa (पुष्प).

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

Prasthapuṣpa (प्रस्थपुष्प).—m.

(-ṣpaḥ) A sort of Tulasi, or basil with small leaves. E. prastha the top of a mountain and puṣpa flower.

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

Prasthapuṣpa (प्रस्थपुष्प):—[=pra-stha-puṣpa] [from pra-stha > pra-sthā] m. ‘flowering on mountain-tops’, a species of plant, a variety of Tulasi or basil, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Prasthapuṣpa (प्रस्थपुष्प):—[prastha-puṣpa] (ṣpaḥ) 1. m. A sort of basil.

[Sanskrit to German]

Prasthapushpa in German

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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Prasthapushpa in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Prasthapuṣpa (ಪ್ರಸ್ಥಪುಷ್ಪ):—[noun] the perennial plant Origanum vulgare of Lamiaceae family.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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