Aksharajivaka, Akṣarajīvaka: 7 definitions

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Introduction:

Aksharajivaka 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 Akṣarajīvaka can be transliterated into English as Aksarajivaka or Aksharajivaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Aksharajivaka in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Akṣarajīvaka (अक्षरजीवक).—m.

(-kaḥ) A scribe. E. akṣara a letter, and jīvaka who lives, i. e. who gets a livelihood by letters; also akṣarajīvika and akṣarajīvin.

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

Akṣarajīvaka (अक्षरजीवक):—[=a-kṣara-jīvaka] [from a-kṣara] m. ‘one who lives by writing’, a scribe.

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

Akṣarajīvaka (अक्षरजीवक):—[tatpurusha compound] m.

(-kaḥ) A scribe. E. akṣara (a letter) and jīvaka who lives, i. e. who gets a livelihood by letters; also akṣarajīvika and akṣarajīvin.

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

Akṣarajīvaka (अक्षरजीवक):—[akṣara-jīvaka] (kaḥ) 1. m. A scribe.

[Sanskrit to German]

Aksharajivaka in German

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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Aksharajivaka in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Akṣarajīvaka (ಅಕ್ಷರಜೀವಕ):—

1) [noun] one who gets his livelihood by writing.

2) [noun] a village accountant; a clerk.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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