Vitasoka, Vītaśoka, Vitashoka, Vita-shoka: 12 definitions


Vitasoka means something in Buddhism, Pali, Jainism, Prakrit, Hinduism, Sanskrit, biology. 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.

Vitasoka has 11 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Vītaśoka can be transliterated into English as Vitasoka or Vitashoka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Vītaśoka (वीतशोक):—(4. vīta + śoka)

1) adj. frei von Kummer [ŚVETĀŚV. Upakośā 2, 14.] [Mahābhārata 3, 12207.] Davon nom. abstr. f. [Yājñavalkya’s Gesetzbuch 1, 265.] —

2) m. = aśoka Jonesia Acoka [Śabdamālā im Śabdakalpadruma] [Mahābhārata 3, 2503.] — Vgl. vītāśoka .

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Vītāśoka (वीताशोक):—m. Nomen proprium = vigatāśoka [BURNOUF,] [?Intr. 360, Nalopākhyāna 2. 415. fgg. 425, Nalopākhyāna 1. TĀRAN. 287.]

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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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