Resh, Reṣ: 8 definitions


Resh means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, biology. 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 Reṣ can be transliterated into English as Res or Resh, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Biology (plants and animals)

Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)

1) Res in India is the name of a plant defined with Cotoneaster microphyllus in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Cotoneaster microphyllus Lindl. (among others).

2) Res in Sierra Leone is also identified with Oryza sativa It has the synonym Oryza sativa var. melanacra Körn. (etc.).

Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):

· Kulturpflanze (1981)
· Numer. List (1827)
· Acta Genetica Sinica (1984)
· Japanese Journal of Genetics (1991)
· Plant Systematics and Evolution (1993)
· Journal de Botanique, rédigé par une société de botanistes (1813)

If you are looking for specific details regarding Res, for example health benefits, extract dosage, pregnancy safety, diet and recipes, side effects, chemical composition, have a look at these references.

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This sections includes definitions from the five kingdoms of living things: Animals, Plants, Fungi, Protists and Monera. It will include both the official binomial nomenclature (scientific names usually in Latin) as well as regional spellings and variants.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Reṣ (रेष्).—1 Ā. (reṣate, reṣita)

1) To roar, howl, yell.

2) To neigh.

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

Reṣ (रेष्).—[(ṛ) reṣṛ] r. 1st cl. (reṣate) 1. To utter an inarticulate sound. 2. To neigh. 3. To howl. 4. To roar.

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Reṣ (रेष्).—mfn. (reṭ) Who or what neighs, howls, &c. E. reṣ to neigh, vic aff.

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

Reṣ (रेष्).— (for hreṣ, q. cf.), i. 1, [Ātmanepada.] 1. To howl. 2. To neigh.

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

1) Reṣ (रेष्):—1. reṣ [class] 1. [Ātmanepada] reṣate ([perfect tense] rireṣe etc. [grammar]), to howl, roar, yell (as wolves), [Dhātupāṭha xvi, 19] (others ‘to neigh’ or, ‘to utter any inarticulate sound’).

2) 2. reṣ mfn. ([nominative case] reṭ; cf. 2. rej) any animal that howls or yells or neighs, howling, neighing, [Horace H. Wilson]

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

Reṣ (रेष्):—(ṭ) a. Neighing; howling.

[Sanskrit to German]

Resh 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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