Akashesha, Ākāśeśa, Akasha-isha: 7 definitions


Akashesha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

Akashesha has 5 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Ākāśeśa can be transliterated into English as Akasesa or Akashesha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Akashesha in Sanskrit glossary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Ākāśeśa (आकाशेश):—(ā + īśa) m.

1) Gebieter des Luftraums, ein Beiname Indra's. —

2) in der Gerichtsspr. eine hilflose Person (die nur über die Luft zu verfügen hat), ein Kind, ein Weib, ein Armer oder Kranker [Wilson’s Wörterbuch]

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Ākāśeśa (आकाशेश):—

2) [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 4, 184.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Ākāśeśa (आकाशेश):——

1) Adj. nur über die Luft verfügend , ganz hülflos [Mānavadharmaśāstra. 4,184.] —

2) *m. Beiname Indra's.

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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