Shikhimoda, Śikhimodā, Shikhin-moda: 3 definitions


Shikhimoda 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 Śikhimodā can be transliterated into English as Sikhimoda or Shikhimoda, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Śikhimodā (शिखिमोदा).—a kind of plant (ajamodā).

Śikhimodā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śikhin and modā (मोदा).

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

Śikhimodā (शिखिमोदा):—[=śikhi-modā] [from śikhi > śikhā] f. a kind of plant (= aja-m), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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Shikhimoda 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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