Akalpa, Ākalpa: 9 definitions
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
ākalpa (आकल्प).—ad (S ā & kalpa) To the end of a day of Brahma (a period of 432,000,000 years), i. e. to the end of the world or until a far-distant period.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
ākalpa (आकल्प).—ad Until a far-distant period.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Akalpa (अकल्प).—a. [na. ba.]
1) Uncontrolled, not subject to control or rules, unrestrained, unfettered.
2) Weak, unable.
4) Incapable, unfit.
-lpaḥ A patient; Nigh.
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1) an ornament, decoration; आत्मानं भूषयाञ्चक्रुर्वस्त्राकल्पाञ्जनादिभिः (ātmānaṃ bhūṣayāñcakrurvastrākalpāñjanādibhiḥ) Bhāg.1.5.9. आकल्पसारो रूपाजीवा- जनः (ākalpasāro rūpājīvā- janaḥ) Dk.68; K.313,365; R.17.22,18.52.
2) Dress (in general), accoutrement.
3) Sickness, disease.
4) Adding to, increasing.
Derivable forms: ākalpaḥ (आकल्पः).
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Ākalpa (आकल्प).—Sickness, disease.
Derivable forms: ākalpam (आकल्पम्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Ākalpa (आकल्प).—(m.), probably = Pali ākappa in sense of behavior, deportment ([Pali Text Society’s Pali-English Dictionary]): Gaṇḍavyūha 22.20 (prose) vividhākal- peryāpathānāṃ…manuṣyāṇāṃ, men of various deport- ment and behavior (see īryāpatha 4); and 22.24 nāneryā- pathākalpavihāriṇaṃ (janakāyaṃ). (The meaning adorn- ment attributed to this word in Skt surely does not fit.)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-lpaḥ) 1. Ornament, decoration. 2. Encreasing, adding to, improving. 3. Sickness, disease. E. āṅ before kṛp to be able, to be weak, &c. ghañ aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ākalpa (आकल्प).—i. e. ā-kḷp + a, m. Ornament, [Daśakumāracarita] in
Akalpa (अकल्प).—[adjective] unfit for ([accusative]); unable to, incapable of ([locative], [infinitive], or —°).
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Ākalpa (आकल्प).—1. [masculine] ornament.
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Ākalpa (आकल्प).—2. (°—) = seq.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Akalpa (अकल्प):—[=a-kalpa] mf(ā)n. not subject to rules, uncontrolled
2) [v.s. ...] not admitting (any comparison pratimānam), [Ṛg-veda i, 102, 6]
3) [v.s. ...] unable to ([locative case] or [Infinitive mood] or in [compound])
4) Ākalpa (आकल्प):—[=ā-kalpa] 1. ā-kalpa m. = kalpana q.v., [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
5) [v.s. ...] ornament, decoration, [Mahābhārata iii, 13373; Bhāgavata-purāṇa; Raghuvaṃśa etc.]
6) [from ā-kalpa] 2. ākalpa (in [compound] for ā-kalpam).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Akalpa (अकल्प):—[bahuvrihi compound] m.
(-lpaḥ) Uncontrolled (lit. not subject to rules or precepts; a vaidik epithet of Indra). E. a priv. and kalpa.
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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