Shailushi, Śailūṣī: 1 definition
Shailushi 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 Śailūṣī can be transliterated into English as Sailusi or Shailushi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Languages of India and abroad
1) Śailūṣī (शैलूषी):—[from śailūṣa] f. an actress, female dancer, [Mahābhārata]
2) Śailūṣi (शैलूषि):—[from śailūṣa] m. [patronymic] of the Vedic Ṛṣi Kulmalabarhiṣa, [Ṛgveda-anukramaṇikā]
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Shailushika.
Full-text: Kulmalabarhisha, Shailusha.
Search found 2 books and stories containing Shailushi, Śailūṣī, Sailusi, Śailūṣi; (plurals include: Shailushis, Śailūṣīs, Sailusis, Śailūṣis). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 10.126.5 < [Sukta 126]
Rig Veda 10.126.7 < [Sukta 126]
Rig Veda 10.126.8 < [Sukta 126]
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 15 - Efficacy of the Holy Ash < [Section 3 - Brāhmottara-khaṇḍa]