Shukashimba, Śūkaśimbā, Shuka-shimba: 5 definitions


Shukashimba 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 Śūkaśimbā can be transliterated into English as Sukasimba or Shukashimba, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śūkaśimbā (शूकशिम्बा).—cowach (kapikañchu). Mucuna Pruritus (Mar. kuhilī).

Śūkaśimbā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śūka and śimbā (शिम्बा). See also (synonyms): śūkaśimbikā, śūkaśimbī.

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

Śūkaśimbā (शूकशिम्बा).—f.

(-mbā) Cowach. E. śūka an awn, and śimbā a pod.

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

1) Śukaśimbā (शुकशिम्बा):—[=śuka-śimbā] [from śuka] [wrong reading] for śūka-śim,

2) Śūkaśimbā (शूकशिम्बा):—[=śūka-śimbā] [from śūka] f. Mucuna Pruritus, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Śūkaśimbā (शूकशिम्बा):—[śūka-śimbā] (mbā) 1. f. Cowach.

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Shukashimba 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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