Tsaru: 10 definitions
Tsaru 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.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Any creeping animal, मा मां पद्येन रपसा विदत त्सरुः (mā māṃ padyena rapasā vidata tsaruḥ) Ṛgveda 7.5.1.
2) The hilt or handle of a sword or any other weapon; सुप्रग्रहविमलकलधौतत्सरुणा खड्गेन (supragrahavimalakaladhautatsaruṇā khaḍgena) Ve.3; त्सरुप्रदेशादपवर्जिताङ्गः (tsarupradeśādapavarjitāṅgaḥ) Kirātārjunīya 17.58; R.18.48.
Derivable forms: tsaruḥ (त्सरुः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-ruḥ) The hilt or handle of a sword, &c. E. tsar to go, Unadi affix un . thaSource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tsaru (त्सरु).—m. The hilt of a sword, Mahābhārata 10, 461.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tsaru (त्सरु).—[masculine] a creeping animal; stalk of a leaf; hilt or handle of a sword, poss. mant†.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Tsaru (त्सरु):—[from tsar] m. a crawling animal, [Ṛg-veda vii, 50, 1]
2) [v.s. ...] the stalk of a leaf (See palāśa-), handle of a vessel, [Suśruta]
3) [v.s. ...] the hilt of a sword, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa; Harivaṃśa; Raghuvaṃśa]
4) [v.s. ...] cf. sumati-.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tsaru (त्सरु):—(ruḥ) 2. m. The hilt of a sword.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
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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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Tsaru (ತ್ಸರು):—[noun] a part of a thing (as of a sword) made specifically to be grasped or held by the hand; the hilt; the handle.
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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Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Satapatha-brahmana (by Julius Eggeling)
The Agni Purana (by N. Gangadharan)