Shishupalaka, Śiśupālaka: 4 definitions
Shishupalaka 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 Śiśupālaka can be transliterated into English as Sisupalaka or Shishupalaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-kaḥ) 1. A king: see the last. 2. A plant, (Nauclea cordifolia.) E. śiśu child, pāla who or what pleases or cherishes, aff kan .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Śiśupālaka (शिशुपालक):—[=śiśu-pālaka] [from śiśu] m. ‘protector of children’, Name of a king (= śiśu-pāla), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
2) [v.s. ...] the plant Nauclea Cordifolia, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Śiśupālaka (शिशुपालक):—[śiśu-pālaka] (kaḥ) 1. m. Idem; a plant, Nauclea cordifolia.
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