Shushruvas, Śuśruvas: 2 definitions
Shushruvas 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 Śuśruvas can be transliterated into English as Susruvas or Shushruvas, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Languages of India and abroad
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Śuśruvas (शुश्रुवस्):—a See √1. śru.
2) [from śru] b mfn. one who has heard etc. (with two [accusative], ‘that anything is -’; also = śuśrāva, ‘he has heard’), [Ṛg-veda; Rāmāyaṇa; Raghuvaṃśa] etc.
3) [v.s. ...] one who has learnt or studied, a scholar, [Taittirīya-saṃhitā; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Śuśruvas (शुश्रुवस्):—[(vān-śruyī-vaḥ) a.] Heard; having heard.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
No search results for Shushruvas, Śuśruvas, Susruvas; (plurals include: Shushruvases, Śuśruvases, Susruvases) in any book or story.