Matsyakshaka, Matsyākṣakā, Matsya-akshaka: 5 definitions


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Matsyakshaka has 3 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Matsyākṣakā can be transliterated into English as Matsyaksaka or Matsyakshaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Matsyakshaka in Sanskrit glossary

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

Matsyākṣaka (मत्स्याक्षक):—(von matsya + akṣa Auge) m. eine Soma-Pflanze [Suśruta 1, 378, 13.] matsyākṣakā f. dass. [RATNĀKARA] in [NIGH. PR.] matsyākṣī f. dass. [Amarakoṣa 2, 4, 5, 3.] matsyākṣī und matsyākṣikā = gaṇḍadūrvā [Rājanirghaṇṭa] matsyākṣī = hilamocikā Hingcha repens Roxb. [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 2, 4, 31.] [Ratnamālā im Śabdakalpadruma]

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

Matsyākṣaka (मत्स्याक्षक):—m. (*f. ā) —

1) eine Soma-Pflanze [Carakasaṃhitā 6,1.] —

2) *f. kṣikā eine Grasart [Rājan 8,116.]

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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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