Suvasanta, Su-vasanta: 8 definitions

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Biology (plants and animals)

[«previous next»] — Suvasanta in Biology glossary
Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)

Suvasanta in India is the name of a plant defined with Hiptage benghalensis in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Banisteria tetraptera Sonn. (among others).

Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):

· Taxon (1981)
· Voyage aux Indes Orientales (1782)
· Natural history (1874)
· Revisio Generum Plantarum (1891)
· Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal.
· Index Lectionum in Lyceo Regio Hosiano Brunsbergensi: Banisteria (1901)

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This sections includes definitions from the five kingdoms of living things: Animals, Plants, Fungi, Protists and Monera. It will include both the official binomial nomenclature (scientific names usually in Latin) as well as regional spellings and variants.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Suvasanta (सुवसन्त).—

1) an agreeable vernal season.

2) the day of full moon in the month of Chaitra, or a festival celebrated in honour of Kāmadeva in that month (also suvasantakaḥ in this sense).

Derivable forms: suvasantaḥ (सुवसन्तः).

Suvasanta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms su and vasanta (वसन्त).

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

Suvasanta (सुवसन्त).—m.

(-ntaḥ) The day of full-moon in the month of Chaitra, a festival in honour of Kamadeva. E. su well, vasanta spring; being in March-April.

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

Suvasanta (सुवसन्त).—m. the day of full moon in the month Caitra, a festival in honour of Kāma.

— Cf. [Latin] ver.

Suvasanta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms su and vasanta (वसन्त).

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

Suvasanta (सुवसन्त).—[masculine] a fine spring.

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

1) Suvasanta (सुवसन्त):—[=su-vasanta] [from su > su-yaj] m. a beautiful spring season, [Śāṅkhāyana-gṛhya-sūtra]

2) [v.s. ...] the day of full moon in the month Caitra, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

3) [v.s. ...] a festival in honour of Kāma-deva in the m° C°, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Suvasanta (सुवसन्त):—[su-vasanta] (ntaḥ) 1. m. Day of full moon in Chaitra, kept in honor of Kāma.

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Suvasanta 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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