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वृश्चिक ‎(vṛścikam

  1. scorpion
  2. the zodiacal sign Scorpio
  3. the month when the sun is in Scorpio
  4. a kind of caterpillar covered with bristles
  5. a sort of beetle found in cow-dung
  6. centipede
  7. (botany) name of various plants


Masculine a-stem declension of वृश्चिक
Nom. sg. वृश्चिकः ‎(vṛścikaḥ)
Gen. sg. वृश्चिकस्य ‎(vṛścikasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative वृश्चिकः ‎(vṛścikaḥ) वृश्चिकौ ‎(vṛścikau) वृश्चिकाः ‎(vṛścikāḥ)
Vocative वृश्चिक ‎(vṛścika) वृश्चिकौ ‎(vṛścikau) वृश्चिकाः ‎(vṛścikāḥ)
Accusative वृश्चिकम् ‎(vṛścikam) वृश्चिकौ ‎(vṛścikau) वृश्चिकान् ‎(vṛścikān)
Instrumental वृश्चिकेन ‎(vṛścikena) वृश्चिकाभ्याम् ‎(vṛścikābhyām) वृश्चिकैः ‎(vṛścikaiḥ)
Dative वृश्चिकाय ‎(vṛścikāya) वृश्चिकाभ्याम् ‎(vṛścikābhyām) वृश्चिकेभ्यः ‎(vṛścikebhyaḥ)
Ablative वृश्चिकात् ‎(vṛścikāt) वृश्चिकाभ्याम् ‎(vṛścikābhyām) वृश्चिकेभ्यः ‎(vṛścikebhyaḥ)
Genitive वृश्चिकस्य ‎(vṛścikasya) वृश्चिकयोः ‎(vṛścikayoḥ) वृश्चिकानाम् ‎(vṛścikānām)
Locative वृश्चिके ‎(vṛścike) वृश्चिकयोः ‎(vṛścikayoḥ) वृश्चिकेषु ‎(vṛścikeṣu)


Monier Monier-Williams (accessed 2008-02-10), “Sanskrit-English Dictionary”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1]