Astikshira, Astikṣīra, Asti-kshira: 4 definitions


Astikshira 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.

Astikshira has 2 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Astikṣīra can be transliterated into English as Astiksira or Astikshira, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Astikṣīra (अस्तिक्षीर):—(1. asti + kṣīra) adj. f. ā Milch habend gaṇa cādi, [Nalopākhyāna 10.] [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 2, 2, 24, Vārttika von Kātyāyana. 9.] gauḥ [Siddhāntakaumudī] brāhmaṇī [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 1541,] [Scholiast]

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

Astikṣīrā (अस्तिक्षीरा):—Adj. f. Milch habend.

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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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