शुक्र

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Sanskrit शुक्र(śukra)

Proper noun[edit]

शुक्र ‎(śukram ‎(Urdu spelling شکر)

  1. Venus (the planet)

See also[edit]

Noun[edit]

शुक्र ‎(śukram ‎(Urdu spelling شکر)

  1. (informal) semen

Synonyms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

शुक्र ‎(śukra) ‎(Urdu spelling شکر)

  1. resplendent

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic.

Noun[edit]

शुक्र ‎(śukram ‎(Urdu spelling شکر)

  1. gratitude

Sanskrit[edit]

Adjective[edit]

शुक्र ‎(śukra)

  1. (fr. √1. शुच् cf. शुक्ल) bright, resplendent RV. AV. VS. Br. MBh.
  2. clear, pure RV. AV. VS. ṠBr.
  3. light-coloured, white RV. AV. ṠāṅkhBr.
  4. pure, spotless RV. Br.

Noun[edit]

शुक्र ‎(śukram

  1. N. of अग्नि or fire R.
  2. N. of a month ( ज्येष्ठ = May-June, personified as the guardian of कुबेर's treasure) MBh. Suṡr.
  3. the planet Venus or its regent (regarded as the son of भृगु and preceptor of the दैत्यs) MBh. R. &c.
  4. clear or pure सोम RV.

Noun[edit]

शुक्र ‎(śukran

  1. brightness, clearness, light RV. Up. MBh. R.
  2. (also pl.)any clear liquid (as water, सोम &c.) RV. VS.
  3. juice, the essence of anything Br. S3rS. (also pl.)
  4. semen virile, seed of animals (male and female), sperm RV. &c.
  5. a morbid affection of the iris (change of colour &c. accompanied by imperfect vision ; cf. शुक्ल) Suṡr. ṠārṅgS.

Derived terms[edit]