Shushrushu, Śuśrūṣu: 4 definitions


Shushrushu 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 Śuśrūṣu can be transliterated into English as Susrusu or Shushrushu, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śuśrūṣu (शुश्रूषु).—a.

1) Desirous to hear.

2) Desirous of serving or attending.

3) Obedient, attentive.

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

Śuśrūṣu (शुश्रूषु).—i. e. śuśrūṣa, see the last, + u, adj. Obedient, attentive, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 2, 109; Mahābhārata 1, 740.

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

Śuśrūṣu (शुश्रूषु).—[adjective] wishing to hear or learn; obedient, devoted to ([genetive] or —°).

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

1) Śuśrūṣu (शुश्रूषु):—[from śuśrū] mfn. desirous of hearing or learning, [Nṛsiṃha-tāpanīya-upaniṣad; Bhagavad-gītā] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] eager to obey, obedient, attentive, serving, attending on ([genitive case] or [compound]), [Taittirīya-brāhmaṇa]; 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. 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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