प्लुषि

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *plúsis (flea). Cognates include Latin pūlex, Ancient Greek ψύλλα (psúlla) and Old English flēah, flēa (English flea).

Noun[edit]

प्लुषि (plúṣim

  1. a species of noxious insect (a flying white-ant)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • 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 0715