Akashabhashita, Ākāśabhāṣita, Akasha-bhashita: 5 definitions



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The Sanskrit term Ākāśabhāṣita can be transliterated into English as Akasabhasita or Akashabhashita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ākāśabhāṣita (आकाशभाषित).—

1) speaking off the stage, a supposed speech to which a reply is made as if it had been actually spoken and heard; किं ब्रवीषीति यन्नाटये विना पात्रं प्रयुज्यते । श्रुत्वेवानुक्तमप्यर्थं तत्स्यादाकाशभाषितम् (kiṃ bravīṣīti yannāṭaye vinā pātraṃ prayujyate | śrutvevānuktamapyarthaṃ tatsyādākāśabhāṣitam) S. D.425.

2) a sound or voice in the air.

Derivable forms: ākāśabhāṣitam (आकाशभाषितम्).

Ākāśabhāṣita is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ākāśa and bhāṣita (भाषित).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Ākāśabhāṣita (आकाशभाषित).—n.

(-taṃ) 1. Speaking outside or of the stage, or a suppositious speech, which is replied to as if it had been spoken, (in dramatic language.) 2. A voice or sound in the air. E. ākāśa and bhāṣita spoken.

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

Ākāśabhāṣita (आकाशभाषित):—[=ā-kāśa-bhāṣita] [from ā-kāśa > ā-kāś] n. (in theatrical language) speaking off the stage (to one out of sight) [commentator or commentary] on [Mṛcchakaṭikā]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Ākāśabhāṣita (आकाशभाषित):—n. die fingirte Unterhaltung einer Person auf der Bühne mit einer abwesenden Comm. zu [Mṛcchakaṭika 32,17.18.]

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