Aksharajivika, Akṣarajīvika, Akshara-jivika: 3 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Akṣarajīvika can be transliterated into English as Aksarajivika or Aksharajivika, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Akṣarajīvika (अक्षरजीविक):—[=a-kṣara-jīvika] [from a-kṣara] m. ‘one who lives by writing’, a scribe.

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

Akṣarajīvika (अक्षरजीविक):—[bahuvrihi compound] m.

(-kaḥ) A scribe. See akṣarajīvaka. E. akṣara and jīvikā.

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Aksharajivika in German

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