Pushpin, Puṣpin: 8 definitions


Pushpin 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 Puṣpin can be transliterated into English as Puspin or Pushpin, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Puṣpin (पुष्पिन्).—a.

1) Bearing flowers, blooming, blossoming.

2) Rich or abounding in flowers.

3) Flowery (as speech); गिरः श्रुतायाः पुष्पिण्या मधुगन्धेन भूरिणा (giraḥ śrutāyāḥ puṣpiṇyā madhugandhena bhūriṇā) Bhāgavata 4.2.25.

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

Puṣpin (पुष्पिन्).—mfn. (-ṣpo-ṣpiṇī-ṣpi) 1. Flowering, bearing flowers. 2. A bounding in flowers. E. puṣpa, and ini aff.

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

Puṣpin (पुष्पिन्).—i. e. puṣpa + in, adj., f. iṇī, Bearing flowers, blossoming, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 1, 47.

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

Puṣpin (पुष्पिन्).—[adjective] = puṣpita.

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

1) Puṣpin (पुष्पिन्):—[from puṣ] mfn. bearing flowers, flowering, blossoming, [Ṛg-veda] etc. etc.

2) [v.s. ...] florid, flowery (as speech), [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

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

Puṣpin (पुष्पिन्):—[(ṣpī-ṣpīnī-ṣpi) a.] Flowery.

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Pushpin in German

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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 (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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