Suparshvaka, Supārśvaka, Supashrvaka: 8 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Supārśvaka can be transliterated into English as Suparsvaka or Suparshvaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Suparshvaka in Purana glossary
Source: Wisdom Library: Bhagavata Purana

Supārśvaka (सुपार्श्वक):—Son of Śrutāyu (son of Ariṣṭanemi). He had a son named Citraratha. (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.13.23)

Source: Puranic Encyclopedia

1) Supārśvaka (सुपार्श्वक).—A Yādava King, son of Akrūra by Aśvinī. (Matsya Purāṇa, 45-12).

2) Supārśvaka (सुपार्श्वक).—Son of Vasudeva by Rohiṇī. (Vāyu Purāṇa, Chapter 96, Verse 168).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

1a) Supārśvaka (सुपार्श्वक).—A son of Śrutāyus and father of Citraratha.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 13. 23.

1b) A son of Citraka.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 71. 114; Vāyu-purāṇa 96. 113.

1c) A son of Śaṭha.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 71. 170.

1d) A son of Aśvinī and Akrūra.*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 45. 32.

1e) Of the Rohiṇī family.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 96. 168.
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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Suparshvaka in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Supārśvaka (सुपार्श्वक).—m.

(-kaḥ) 1. The third Jina of the future era. 2. The veinedleaf fig, (Ficus venosa.) E. su good. pārśva a side, kan added.

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

1) Supārśvaka (सुपार्श्वक):—[=su-pārśvaka] [from su > su-pakva] m. Ficus Infectoria, [Bhāvaprakāśa]

2) [v.s. ...] Name of a son of Citraka, [Harivaṃśa]

3) [v.s. ...] of a son of Śrutāyu, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

4) [v.s. ...] of the third Arhat of the future Utsarpiṇī, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Supārśvaka (सुपार्श्वक):—[su-pārśvaka] (kaḥ) 1. m. The 3d Jina of a future era; veined-leaf fig.

[Sanskrit to German]

Suparshvaka 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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Suparshvaka in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Supāśrvaka (ಸುಪಾಶ್ರ್ವಕ):—[noun] the fig tree Ficus virens ( = F. infectoria) of Moraceae family.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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