Vishri, Viśṝ, Viśri, Visṛ: 5 definitions



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The Sanskrit terms Viśṝ and Viśri and Visṛ can be transliterated into English as Visr or Vishri or Visri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Viśṝ (विशॄ).—Pass.

1) To be split in pieces, be shattered, विशीर्येत वनेऽथवा (viśīryeta vane'thavā).

2) To crumble to pieces, be dissolved, decay.

3) To waste away, become emaciated.

4) To vanish, disappear; सर्वेषां मूर्ध्नि वा तिष्ठेद्विशीर्येत वनेऽथवा (sarveṣāṃ mūrdhni vā tiṣṭhedviśīryeta vane'thavā) H.1.113.

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Viśri (विश्रि).—[viśeḥ krin Uṇ 4.68] Death.

Derivable forms: viśriḥ (विश्रिः).

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Visṛ (विसृ).—1 P.

1) To spread, be extended or diffused; चक्रीवदङ्गरुहधूम्ररुचो विसस्रुः (cakrīvadaṅgaruhadhūmraruco visasruḥ) Śi.5.8;9.19,37; विभिद्यमाना विससार सारसान् (vibhidyamānā visasāra sārasān) Ki.8.31;1.53;16.35.

2) To return. -Caus.

1) To spread, stretch.

2) To cause to prevail or spread.

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

Viśṛ (विशृ).—[Passive] be broken or scattered, fall into pieces, perish.

Viśṛ is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vi and śṛ (शृ).

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Viśri (विश्रि).—A. put asunder, open, expand; [Middle] refl.

Viśri is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vi and śri (श्रि).

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Visṛ (विसृ).—run asunder, spread ([Middle] [with] tanvṛm open or unveil itself); part with ([instrumental]); come from ([ablative] or tas), rush against ([accusative]). [Causative] send forth.

Visṛ is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vi and sṛ (सृ).

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

1) Viśṝ (विशॄ):—[=vi-√śṝ] [Passive voice] -śīryate ([Aorist] -śāri, [Ṛg-veda]), to be broken or shattered or dissolved, crumble or fall to pieces, waste away, decay, [Ṛg-veda] etc. etc. ;

—to be scattered or dispersed, [Harivaṃśa];

—to be severed from ([ablative]), [Rāmāyaṇa];

—to be damaged or destroyed, perish, [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata etc.]

2) Viśri (विश्रि):—[=vi-√śri] a [Parasmaipada] [Ātmanepada] -śrayati, te, to set or put asunder, separate, throw open, open, [Ṛg-veda];

2) — (mostly [Ātmanepada]) to go asunder, be opened or separated or expanded or spread or diffused, [ib.];

2) —to have recourse to, rely on [Horace H. Wilson]

3) b m. (of doubtful derivation) death, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

4) Name of a man ([plural] his descendants) [gana] gṛṣṭy-ādi and yaskādi (cf. visri).

5) Visṛ (विसृ):—[=vi-√sṛ] [Parasmaipada] -sarati, -sisarti ([Vedic or Veda] and [Epic] also [Ātmanepada] perf. vi-sasre, [Ṛg-veda]), to run or flow through, [Ṛg-veda];

—to spread out in various directions, extend (intr.), [Rāmāyaṇa; Śiśupāla-vadha];

— ([Ātmanepada]) to open or unfold one’s self (with tanvām), [Ṛg-veda x, 71, 4];

—to be separated, part from ([instrumental case]), [Atharva-veda];

—to go forth in various directions, disperse, [Mahābhārata];

—to come forth, issue from ([ablative] or -tas), [ib.];

—to rush upon ([accusative]), [Mahābhārata] :

—[Causal] -sārayati, to send forth, [Rāmāyaṇa];

—to stretch forth, extend, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

6) Visri (विस्रि):—m. Name of a man [gana] śubhrādi ([varia lectio] viśri).

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Viśṝ (विशॄ) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Visa, Visara.

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Vishri in German

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