Pakshaghata, Pakṣaghāta, Paksha-ghata, Paksha-aghata: 12 definitions


Pakshaghata means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

Pakshaghata has 10 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Pakṣaghāta can be transliterated into English as Paksaghata or Pakshaghata, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Pakshghat.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pakshaghata in Sanskrit glossary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Pakṣaghāta (पक्षघात):—s. u. pakṣāghāta .

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Pakṣāghāta (पक्षाघात):—(pakṣa + ā) m. einseitige Lähmung, Hemiplegie [Suśruta 1, 45, 20. 255, 1. 357, 19. 2, 42, 14.] Nach [Śabdakalpadruma] (Suppl.) auch pakṣaghāta .

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

Pakṣāghāta (पक्षाघात):—m. einseitige Lähmung , Hemiplegie [Carakasaṃhitā 6,26.]

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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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