Akamp, Ākamp: 3 definitions


Akamp 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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ākamp (आकम्प्).—1 Ā. To shake, tremble; to tremble with fear, Ś4. -Caus. To shake, put in motion (fig. also.); अनोकहाकम्पितपुष्पगन्धी (anokahākampitapuṣpagandhī) R.2.19 (some take ākampita = īṣatkampanam); Rs.6.22.

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

Ākamp (आकम्प्):—[=ā-√kamp] [Ātmanepada] (perf. -cakampe) to tremble (as the earth), [Kādambarī] :

—[Causal] [Parasmaipada] [Ātmanepada] -kampayate (p. -kampayat, [Mahābhārata i, 1165, etc.]) to cause to tremble, [Chāndogya-upaniṣad etc.]

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Ākamp (आकम्प्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Ākaṃpa, Āyaṃva.

context information

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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