Shvashuraka, Śvaśuraka: 4 definitions


Shvashuraka 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 Śvaśuraka can be transliterated into English as Svasuraka or Shvashuraka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Shvashuraka in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śvaśuraka (श्वशुरक).—A father-in-law.

Derivable forms: śvaśurakaḥ (श्वशुरकः).

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

Śvaśuraka (श्वशुरक).—[śvaśura + ka], m. A fatherin-law, [Pañcatantra] 130, 1.

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

Śvaśuraka (श्वशुरक):—[from śvaśura] m. a dear or poor father-in-law, [Pañcatantra; Vetāla-pañcaviṃśatikā]

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Shvashuraka 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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