Sanuka, Sānuka: 7 definitions
Sanuka 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)
Sanuka in India is the name of a plant defined with Euphorbia nivulia in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Euphorbia neriifolia Roxb., nom. illeg. (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Flora Indica, or ‘Descriptions of Indian Plants’ ed. 1832 (1832)
· Species Plantarum (1753)
· Transactions of the Linnean Society of London (1824)
· Taxon (1981)
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Languages of India and abroad
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Sānuka (सानुक).—a. Elevated, arrogant.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Sānuka (सानुक).—m., name of a muhūrta (in the first part of the night): Divyāvadāna 643.24. Seems not to occur among Sanskrit lists of muhūrta names (see [Boehtlingk and Roth] s.v. mu°). Cf. next.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sānuka (सानुक).—[adjective] greedy for booty.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Sānuka (सानुक):—[from sā] a mfn. eager for prey, [Ṛg-veda]
2) [from sānu] b mfn. elevated, arrogant ([Sāyaṇa]; but See p. 1196, col. 3).
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Saṇuka (ಸಣುಕ):—[noun] a man who is shorter than normal men.
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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