Mitakshara, Mitākṣarā, Mitākṣara, Mita-akshara: 11 definitions


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Mitakshara has 9 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit terms Mitākṣarā and Mitākṣara can be transliterated into English as Mitaksara or Mitakshara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Mitākṣara (मिताक्षर):—(1. mita + akṣara)

1) adj. a) in gebundener Rede abgefasst, metrisch: grantha [Yāska’s Nirukta 1, 9.] [Prātiśākhya zum Ṛgveda 12, 9.] An beiden Stellen auch a . — b) kurz und bündig (von Reden): mitākṣaraṃ ciravyavasthāpitavāgabhāṣata [Kumārasaṃbhava 5, 63.] —

2) f. ā Titel verschiedener kurz gefasster Commentare [Oxforder Handschriften 163,a, Nalopākhyāna 1. 390,a, No. 29. 273,a, No. 647. 275,a,38. 279,a,15.] [STENZLER] in der Vorrede zu [Yājñavalkya’s Gesetzbuch V. fg.] [Weber’s Verzeichniss No. 1025. 1028. 1170.] [HALL 94. 171. 174. 175. 192.] [Bibliothecae sanskritae 510. fg.] kāra [Oxforder Handschriften 277,a,12.] vyākhyāna [113,b,35. 262,b, No. 632.] mitākṣarāyāḥ siddhāntasaṃgrahaḥ [263,b, No. 635.] Vgl. ṛju .

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

Mitākṣara (मिताक्षर):——

1) Adj. — a) in gebundener Rede abgefasst , metrisch. — b) kurz und bündig (Rede). —

2) f. ā Titel verschiedener Commentare [Private libraries (Gustav) 1.]

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