Shitadru, Śitadru: 5 definitions


Shitadru 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 Śitadru can be transliterated into English as Sitadru or Shitadru, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śitadru (शितद्रु).—f. The river Sutlej; see शतद्रु (śatadru).

Derivable forms: śitadruḥ (शितद्रुः).

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

Śitadru (शितद्रु).—f.

(-druḥ) The Satadru or the river Sutlej. E. śita weakened, dru to flow, aff. kuḥ see śatadru .

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Sitadru (सितद्रु).—m.

(-druḥ) A plant, commonly Morata. E. sita white, and dru a tree.

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

1) Śitadru (शितद्रु):—[=śita-dru] f. (cf. sita-dru) = śata-dru, the river Sutlej, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) Sitadru (सितद्रु):—[=sita-dru] [from sita] m. a kind of creeper, [ib.]

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

1) Śitadru (शितद्रु):—[śita-dru] (druḥ) 2. f. The Satlej river.

2) Sitadru (सितद्रु):—[sita-dru] (druḥ) 2. m. A plant, Moratā.

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Shitadru in German

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