Bilashaya, Bilaśaya: 4 definitions


Bilashaya 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.

Bilashaya has 2 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Bilaśaya can be transliterated into English as Bilasaya or Bilashaya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Bilaśaya (बिलशय):—[(bila + śaya)] adj. in Löchern wohnend, m. ein höhlenbewohnendes Thier: dvāvimau grasate bhūmiḥ sarpo bilaśayāniva [Spr. 1270] (vgl. die Anm. dazu am Ende des 2ten und des 3ten Theiles). [Mahābhārata 14, 2694.] m. Schlange [Śabdaratnāvalī im Śabdakalpadruma]

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

Bilaśaya (बिलशय):——

1) Adj. und m. = bilavāsa

1) —

2) *m. Schlange.

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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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