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