Vaideshika, Vaideśika: 10 definitions


Vaideshika means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.

Vaideshika has 9 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Vaideśika can be transliterated into English as Vaidesika or Vaideshika, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Vaideshik.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Vaideśika (वैदेशिक):—(von videśa) adj. aus der Fremde gekommen, m. Fremdling [Mahābhārata 12, 4762.] [Kathāsaritsāgara 21, 125. 43, 142. 49, 44.] [Rājataraṅgiṇī 3, 161. 5, 353. 8, 1049.] [Śatruṃjayamāhātmya 10, 167.] [Pañcatantra 184, 4.] nivāsinām [Rāmāyaṇa 1, 12, 11] nach dem Comm. fremder und eingeborener.

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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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