Akhyayika, Ākhyāyikā: 13 definitions
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Ākhyāyikā (आख्यायिका):—(von khyā mit ā) f. eine kleine Erzählung, Legende [Amarakoṣa 1, 1, 5, 6.] [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 3, 2, 23.] [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 4, 2, 60, Vārttika von Kātyāyana. 5] (s. u. ākhyāna [2.).] [SĀṂKHYAK. 72.] kathākhyāyikakārikāḥ (die Kürze durch das Versmaass geschützt) [Mahābhārata 2, 453.]
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Ākhyāyikā (आख्यायिका):—[kāvyādarśa 1, 23.] [Sāhityadarpana 568.] gardabhākhyāyikā [Kathāsaritsāgara 63, 124.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Ākhyāyikā (आख्यायिका):—f. eine kleine Erzählung. Auch ākhyāyika (des Metrums wegen) [Mahābhārata 2,11,36.]
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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Ends with: Aakhyayika, Harishcandrakhyayika, Madalasakhyayika, Saktughatakhyayika, Upakhyayika, Vasavadattakhyayika, Vetalakhyayika, Vyakhyayika.
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