Vahyaka, Vāhyakā: 6 definitions
Vahyaka 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.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
1) wohl n. [Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 14, 3, 31] in demselben Zusammenhange gebraucht wie vahya [Aśvalāyana’s Śrautasūtrāni 9, 9, 14.] vom Comm. durch vāhana erklärt. —
2) f. ā Nomen proprium eines Frauenzimmers gaṇa tikādi zu [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 4, 1, 154.]
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Vāhyaka (वाह्यक):—(von vāhya) n. Wagen [Amarakoṣa 2, 8, 2, 20.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 753.]
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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Starts with: Vahyakayani.
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