Dakshinapashcima, Dakṣiṇapaścimā, Dakshina-pashcima, Dakṣiṇapaścima: 7 definitions


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Dakshinapashcima has 5 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit terms Dakṣiṇapaścimā and Dakṣiṇapaścima can be transliterated into English as Daksinapascima or Dakshinapashcima, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Dakshinapashchima.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Dakshinapashcima in Sanskrit glossary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Dakṣiṇapaścima (दक्षिणपश्चिम):—(da + pa) adj. südwestlich: dakṣiṇapūrva uddhatānta āhavanīyaṃ nidadhātyuttarapaścime gārhapatyaṃ dakṣiṇapaścime dakṣiṇam [ĀŚV. GṚHY. 4, 2.] mā dik [Mahābhārata 17, 44.]

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Dakṣiṇapaścima (दक्षिणपश्चिम):—, diś [Sāvitryupākhyāna 5, 75.]

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

Dakṣiṇapaścima (दक्षिणपश्चिम):—Adj. (f. ā) südwestlich.

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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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