Shakrashakhin, Śakraśākhin, Shakra-shakhin: 3 definitions



Shakrashakhin 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 Śakraśākhin can be transliterated into English as Sakrasakhin or Shakrashakhin, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śakraśākhin (शक्रशाखिन्).—m. the Kuṭaja tree.

Śakraśākhin is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śakra and śākhin (शाखिन्).

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

Śakraśākhin (शक्रशाखिन्):—[=śakra-śākhin] [from śakra > śak] m. = -vṛkṣa, [Bhāvaprakāśa]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Śakraśākhin (शक्रशाखिन्):—m. = śakravṛkṣa [Bhāvaprakāśa im Śabdakalpadruma]

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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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