शुक

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Sanskrit[edit]

Noun[edit]

शुक (śúkam

  1. parrot (RV.)
  2. name of a poet (Rājat.)
  3. a species of acacia (L.)
  4. Zizyphus scandens (L.)
  5. name of a son of Vyāsa (MBh., Pur.)
  6. name of a warrior (MBh.)
  7. name of an asura (Hariv.)
  8. name of a king of the Gandharvas (R.)
  9. name of a minister of Rāvaṇa (R.)
  10. name of a Brahman ascetic (Buddh.)

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

शुक (śúkan

  1. (botany) name of various plants (L.)
  2. name of a particular drug or perfume, a gall also called granthiparam or ganthiala (L.)
  3. hem of a garment (L.)
  4. cloth, clothes (L.)
  5. helmet, turban (L.)
  6. name of a mythical weapon (MBh.)

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 1079