Vasukeyasvasri, Vāsukeyasvasṛ: 3 definitions



Vasukeyasvasri 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 Vāsukeyasvasṛ can be transliterated into English as Vasukeyasvasr or Vasukeyasvasri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Vāsukeyasvasṛ (वासुकेयस्वसृ).—f.

(-sā) A name of Manasa, the wife of Jaratkaru, and goddess presiding over snakes. E. vāmukeya Vasuki, svasṛ a sister.

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

Vāsukeyasvasṛ (वासुकेयस्वसृ):—[=vāsukeya-svasṛ] [from vāsukeya > vāsuki] f. ‘sister of Vāsuki’, Name of the goddess Manasā (presiding over serpents and regarded as wife of Jaratkāru), [Horace H. Wilson]

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

Vāsukeyasvasṛ (वासुकेयस्वसृ):—[vāsukeya-svasṛ] (sā) 1. f. A name of Manasā, goddess of snakes.

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