Shanaparni, Śaṇaparṇī: 4 definitions

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The Sanskrit term Śaṇaparṇī can be transliterated into English as Sanaparni or Shanaparni, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Shanaparni in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Śaṇaparṇī (शणपर्णी).—f. (-rṇī) A tree, (Pentaptera tomentosa.) E. śaṇa San, and parṇa a leaf; having similar leaves.

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Śanaparṇī (शनपर्णी).—f. (-rṇī) A medicinal plant, (Wrightea antidysenterica.)

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Sanaparṇī (सनपर्णी).—f. (-rṇī) A plant, (Marsilea quadrifolia.) E. sana the Asana or pentaptera, parṇa a leaf; more usually asanaparṇī .

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

1) Śaṇaparṇī (शणपर्णी):—[=śaṇa-parṇī] [from śaṇa] f. Pentaptera Tomentosa, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) Śanaparṇī (शनपर्णी):—[=śana-parṇī] [from śanaka] f. (for śaṇa-p?) Wrightia Antidysenterica, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.] (cf. sana and asana.p).

3) Sanaparṇī (सनपर्णी):—[=sana-parṇī] [from sana] f. Marsilea Quadrifolia (= asana-p), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

1) Śaṇaparṇī (शणपर्णी):—[śaṇa-parṇī] (rṇī) 3. f. A tree, Pentaptera tomentosa.

2) Śanaparṇī (शनपर्णी):—(rṇī) 3. f. A medicinal plant, Wrightea antidysenterica.

3) Sanaparṇī (सनपर्णी):—[sana-parṇī] (rṇī) 3. f. A plant, Marsilia quadrifolia.

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Shanaparni in German

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