Sprishi, Spṛśī: 5 definitions


Sprishi 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 Spṛśī can be transliterated into English as Sprsi or Sprishi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Spṛśī (स्पृशी).—The prickly night-shade (Mar. kāṃṭeriṃgaṇī).

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

Spṛśī (स्पृशी).—f. (-śī) A prickly-nightshade, (Solanum Jacquini.) E. spṛś to touch, ka and ṅīṣ affs.

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

1) Spṛśī (स्पृशी):—[from spṛśa > spṛś] f. the prickly nightshade, Solanum Jacquini, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) Spṛśi (स्पृशि):—[from spṛś] mfn. = viṣaya-spṛś, [Harivaṃśa 7433] ([Nīlakaṇṭha])

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

Spṛśī (स्पृशी):—(śī) 3. f. A prickly nightshade.

[Sanskrit to German]

Sprishi 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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