Asura Cologne Sanskrit Dictionary 4 Asura 1 mf({I})n. (fr.{asura}) , spiritual , divine belonging or devoted to evil spirits ; belonging or relating to the Asuras &c. ; infernal , demoniacal m. an Asura or demon a form of marriage (in which the bridegroom purchases the bride from her father and paternal kinsmen) m. pl. the stars of the southern hemisphere a prince of the warrior-tribe f. a female demon ; a division of medicine (surgery , curing by cutting with instruments , applying the actual cautery) ; N. of the plant Sinapis Ramosa L. ; the urethra n. blood ; black salt L.