Vishashringin, Viṣaśṛṅgin, Visha-shringin: 5 definitions



Vishashringin 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 Viṣaśṛṅgin can be transliterated into English as Visasrngin or Vishashringin, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Viṣaśṛṅgin (विषशृङ्गिन्).—m. a wasp.

Viṣaśṛṅgin is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms viṣa and śṛṅgin (शृङ्गिन्). See also (synonyms): viṣaśūka, viṣasṛkkan.

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

Viṣaśṛṅgin (विषशृङ्गिन्).—m. (-ṅgī) A wasp. E. viṣa poison, śṛṅga a horn, and ini poss. aff.

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

Viṣaśṛṅgin (विषशृङ्गिन्):—[=viṣa-śṛṅgin] [from viṣa > viṣ] ([cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]) m. ‘having a poisonous sting’, a wasp.

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

Viṣaśṛṅgin (विषशृङ्गिन्):—[viṣa-śṛṅgin] (ṅgī) 5. m. Idem.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Viṣaśṛṅgin (विषशृङ्गिन्):—m. Wespe [Hārāvalī 217.] — Vgl. viṣasṛkkan, vṛṣasṛkkin .

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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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