Shankhiniphala, Śaṅkhinīphala, Shankhini-phala: 2 definitions

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Shankhiniphala 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 Śaṅkhinīphala can be transliterated into English as Sankhiniphala or Shankhiniphala, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Shankhiniphala in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śaṅkhinīphala (शङ्खिनीफल).—the Śirīṣa tree.

Derivable forms: śaṅkhinīphalaḥ (शङ्खिनीफलः).

Śaṅkhinīphala is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śaṅkhinī and phala (फल).

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

Śaṅkhinīphala (शङ्खिनीफल):—[=śaṅkhinī-phala] [from śaṅkhinī > śaṅkha] m. Acacia Sirissa, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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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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