Akshabhaga, Akṣabhāga, Aksha-bhaga: 5 definitions



Akshabhaga 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 Akṣabhāga can be transliterated into English as Aksabhaga or Akshabhaga, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Akṣabhāga (अक्षभाग).—(°aṃśaḥ) a degree of latitude.

Derivable forms: akṣabhāgaḥ (अक्षभागः).

Akṣabhāga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms akṣa and bhāga (भाग).

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

Akṣabhāga (अक्षभाग).—m.

(-gaḥ) A degree of latitude. E. akṣa and bhāga a part.

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

Akṣabhāga (अक्षभाग):—[=akṣa-bhāga] [from akṣa > akṣ] m. degree of latitude.

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

Akṣabhāga (अक्षभाग):—[tatpurusha compound] m.

(-gaḥ) A degree of latitude. E. akṣa and bhāga.

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

Akṣabhāga (अक्षभाग):—[akṣa-bhāga] (gaḥ) 1. m. Degree of latitude.

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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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