Shakrasrishta, Śakrasṛṣṭā, Shakra-srishta: 6 definitions


Shakrasrishta 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 Śakrasṛṣṭā can be transliterated into English as Sakrasrsta or Shakrasrishta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Biology (plants and animals)

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

Shakrasrishta in India is the name of a plant defined with Terminalia chebula in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Myrobalanus chebula (Retz.) Gaertn. (among others).

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

· Taxon (1979)
· FBI (1878)
· De Fructibus et Seminibus Plantarum (1790)
· Observationes Botanicae (1789)
· Journal of Cytology and Genetics (1990)
· Systema Naturae, ed. 12 (1767)

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Sanskrit dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śakrasṛṣṭā (शक्रसृष्टा).—yellow myrobalan.

Śakrasṛṣṭā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śakra and sṛṣṭā (सृष्टा).

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

Śakrasṛṣṭā (शक्रसृष्टा).—f.

(-ṣṭā) Yellow myrobalan, (Terminalia chebula.) E. śakra Indra, sṛṣṭa created; springing originally, it is said, from the ground on which Indra spilt a drop of nectar as he was drinking.

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

Śakrasṛṣṭā (शक्रसृष्टा):—[=śakra-sṛṣṭā] [from śakra > śak] f. ‘I°-created’, Terminalia Chebula or yellow myrobalan (fabled to have sprung from the ground on which I° spilt a drop of nectar), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Śakrasṛṣṭā (शक्रसृष्टा):—[śakra-sṛṣṭā] (ṣṭā) 1. f. Yellow myrobalan.

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Shakrasrishta 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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