Rohin: 9 definitions


Rohin 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.

Biology (plants and animals)

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

Rohin in India is the name of a plant defined with Soymida febrifuga in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Soymida febrifuga Juss..

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

· Taxon (1981)
· Mém. Mus. Paris. (1830)

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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

Rohin (रोहिन्).—a. (-ṇī f.)

1) Rising, growing.

2) Long, tall, -m. Name of several trees:-रोहितक, वट, अश्वत्थ (rohitaka, vaṭa, aśvattha).

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

Rohin (रोहिन्).—m. (-hī) 1. The Indian-fig tree. 2. The holy-fig tree. 3. The Andersonia Rohitaka. f. (-hiṇiḥ-hiṇī) 1. The fourth lunar asterism, figured by a wheeled carriage, and containing five stars, probably; in mythology, the asterism is personified as one of the daughters of Daksha, and wives of the moon. 2. The mother of Balarama. f. (-ṇī) 1. One of the Vidyadevis of the Jainas. 2. A cow. 3. Inflam- matory affection of the throat. 4. Lightning. 5. The name of a medicinal plant. 6. The moon-plant, (Asclepias acida.) 7. A woman stained with red pigments, or red with passion, &c. 8. Yellow myrobalan, (Terminalia chebula.) 9. Bengal madder. 10. A girl nine years old. E. ruh to grow, aff. ṇini .

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

Rohin (रोहिन्).—I. ruh + in, m. 1. The Indian fig-tree. 2. The holy figtree. Ii. (cf. rokit. ) A stag, [Rāmāyaṇa] 5, 36, 35 (but perhaps is to be read rohin -māṃsam, i. e. rohit-).

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

Rohin (रोहिन्).—[adjective] rising, growing.

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

1) Rohin (रोहिन्):—[from roha] a mf(iṇī)n. rising, [Nirukta, by Yāska]

2) [v.s. ...] (ifc.) mounting, ascending towards, [Śiśupāla-vadha]

3) [v.s. ...] grown, shot up, long, tall, [Mahābhārata]

4) [v.s. ...] (ifc.) grown on or in [Rāmāyaṇa; Raghuvaṃśa]

5) [v.s. ...] growing, increasing (in number), [Nidāna-sūtra]

6) [v.s. ...] m. Andersonia Rohitaka, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

7) [v.s. ...] Ficus Indica and Religiosa, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

8) b mf(iṇī)n. See under roha, [column]2.

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

Rohin (रोहिन्):—(hī) 5. m. The Indian figtree; Rohi fish. f. Fourth lunar asterism; a woman red, &c.

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Rohin 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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