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भृष्टि

SanskritEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root हर्षति (harṣati)

NounEdit

भृष्टि (bhṛṣṭíf

  1. spike, point, top, corner, edge (RV., AV., GṛS.)
    सहस्रभृष्टि (sahásra-bhṛṣṭi) — thousand-pointed
    क्षुरभृष्टि (kṣurá-bhṛṣṭi) — furnished with sharp angles
  2. deserted cottage or garden (L.)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the root भृज्जति (bhṛjjati, to fry, roast).

NounEdit

भृष्टि (bhṛṣṭíf

  1. the act of frying or boiling or roasting (L.)
DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams, A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1898, page 766