Aksharapankti, Akṣarapaṅkti, Akshara-pankti: 8 definitions


Aksharapankti 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.

Aksharapankti has 6 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Akṣarapaṅkti can be transliterated into English as Aksarapankti or Aksharapankti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Akṣarapaṅkti (अक्षरपङ्क्ति):—1. (akṣara Silbe + paṅkti πεντάς) f. Name eines Metrums [Vājasaneyisaṃhitā 15, 4.] = dvipadā Virāj, [Ṛgveda] [Prātiśākhya 17, 30.] Besteht aus 4 fünfsilbigen Theilen oder pada’s (Ç) [Śrutabodha 7.] [?(BR. 9.) Colebrooke II, 158.]

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Akṣarapaṅkti (अक्षरपङ्क्ति):—2. (akṣara + paṅkti) adj. eine Fünfzahl von Silben enthaltend: su mat pad vag da (d. i. de) ityeṣa vai yajño kṣarapaṅktiḥ [?(Scholiast] tānyetānyakṣarāṇi hotṛjapādau prayoktavyāni) [Aitareyabrāhmaṇa 2, 24.] Diese Silben sind wahrscheinlich Versanfänge oder aber Wortanfänge innerhalb desselben Verses.

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Akṣarapaṅkti (अक्षरपङ्क्ति):—1. [Z. 2. lies 17, 32.] Vgl. noch [Taittirīyasaṃhitā 5, 3, 8, 2.] [Weber’s Indische Studien 8, 49 u.s.w.]

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

Akṣarapaṅkti (अक्षरपङ्क्ति):—1. f. ein best. Metrum.

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Akṣarapaṅkti (अक्षरपङ्क्ति):—2. Adj. eine Fünfzahl von Silben enthaltend.

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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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