Abhikship, Abhikṣip: 3 definitions

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Abhikship 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.

The Sanskrit term Abhikṣip can be transliterated into English as Abhiksip or Abhikship, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Abhikṣip (अभिक्षिप्).—6 P.

1) To throw or fling at (as the lash of a whip at a horse); to insult.

2) To excel; अभिक्षिप- न्तमैक्षिष्ट रावणं पर्वतश्रियम् (abhikṣipa- ntamaikṣiṣṭa rāvaṇaṃ parvataśriyam) Bhaṭṭikāvya 8.51.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhikṣip (अभिक्षिप्).—strike at ([accusative]).

Abhikṣip is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms abhi and kṣip (क्षिप्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhikṣip (अभिक्षिप्):—[=abhi-√kṣip] (only [Parasmaipada] [Pāṇini 1-3, 80]; [present participle] -kṣipat)

—to fling at (as the lash of a whip at a horse), [Ṛg-veda v, 83, 3];

—to excel, [Bhaṭṭi-kāvya]

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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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