Akashakaksha, Ākāśakakṣā, Akasha-kaksha: 7 definitions


Akashakaksha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 Ākāśakakṣā can be transliterated into English as Akasakaksa or Akashakaksha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Akashakaksha in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

ākāśakakṣā (आकाशकक्षा).—f S (Girdle or zone of the heavens.) The visible horizon.

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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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Akashakaksha in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ākāśakakṣā (आकाशकक्षा).—'the girdle of the sky', horizon.

Ākāśakakṣā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ākāśa and kakṣā (कक्षा).

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

Ākāśakakṣā (आकाशकक्षा).—f.

(-kṣā) The horizon. E. ākāśa and kakṣā girdle.

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

Ākāśakakṣā (आकाशकक्षा):—[=ā-kāśa-kakṣā] [from ā-kāśa > ā-kāś] f. ‘girdle of the sky’, the horizon, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Ākāśakakṣā (आकाशकक्षा):—[ākāśa-kakṣā] (kṣā) 1. f. Horizon.

[Sanskrit to German]

Akashakaksha in German

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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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