Diptaksha, Dīptākṣa, Dipta-aksha: 9 definitions


Diptaksha 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.

Diptaksha has 7 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Dīptākṣa can be transliterated into English as Diptaksa or Diptaksha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Dīptākṣa (दीप्ताक्ष):—(dīpta + akṣa)

1) adj. f. ī flammende Augen habend, von Unholdinnen [Mahābhārata 3, 16138.] —

2) m. a) Katze [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 2, 5, 8.] [Śabdaratnāvalī im Śabdakalpadruma] — b) pl. Nomen proprium eines Volkes [Mahābhārata 5, 2731.] — c) Nomen proprium eines Ministers des Eulenkönigs Arimardana [Pañcatantra 173, 21.]

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

Dīptākṣa (दीप्ताक्ष):——

1) Adj. (f. ī) flammende Augen habend.

2) m. — a) *Katze. — b) Nomen proprium — α) Pl. eines Volkes. — β) einer Eule.

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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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