Uruskambha, Ūruskambha, Uru-skambha, Urushkambha: 4 definitions



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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ūruskambha (ऊरुस्कम्भ).—paralysis of the lower extremities, rheumatism of the thigh. करिणीवोरुस्तम्भविधृता (kariṇīvorustambhavidhṛtā) K.

-mbhā the plantain tree.

Derivable forms: ūruskambhaḥ (ऊरुस्कम्भः).

Ūruskambha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ūru and skambha (स्कम्भ). See also (synonyms): ūrustambha.

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

Ūruskambha (ऊरुस्कम्भ).—[masculine] paralysis of the thigh.

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

1) Ūruṣkambha (ऊरुष्कम्भ):—[=ūru-ṣkambha] [from ūru] m. paralysis of the thigh, [Caraka]

2) Ūruskambha (ऊरुस्कम्भ):—[=ūru-skambha] [from ūru] m. paralysis of the thigh

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Uruskambha 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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