Akship, Ākṣip: 4 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Ākṣip can be transliterated into English as Aksip or Akship, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ākṣip (आक्षिप्).—6 U. To throw or cast down, dash down; फलं तरङ्गाक्षिप्तम् (phalaṃ taraṅgākṣiptam) Pañcatantra (Bombay) 4; शिलायामाक्षिप्य (śilāyāmākṣipya). Pañcatantra (Bombay) 1.

2) to attract, entice, allure, win over; यथा नाक्षिप्यसे विषयैः (yathā nākṣipyase viṣayaiḥ) K.19; Śiśupālavadha 1.79

3) To strike with a dart, missile &c.

4) To draw near or together, contract, convulse (used in medicine).

5) To interrupt, cut short, एवंवादिनो वचनमाक्षिप्य (evaṃvādino vacanamākṣipya) K.18,27; Ve.6.

6) To draw back or withdraw; take or throw of, snatch or draw away, pull off; अग्रपादमाक्षिप्य (agrapādamākṣipya) R.7.7; Kumārasambhava 7.58 वासो बलादाक्षिपन् (vāso balādākṣipan) Bhartṛhari 1.43; Meghadūta 7.

7) To chase, drive out of a place, remove; स एतानाक्षिपद्राष्ट्रात् (sa etānākṣipadrāṣṭrāt) Mb.; आक्षिप्ता- धिकारयोः (ākṣiptā- dhikārayoḥ) Mu.1.

8) To hang out, expose to view (as a banner).

9) To point to, refer to, hint at, indicate; वस्तुतस्तु नेह पूर्वपदमाक्षिप्यते (vastutastu neha pūrvapadamākṣipyate) P.VI.3.34 Sk.; अश्वादय आक्षिप्यन्ते (aśvādaya ākṣipyante) S. D.2.

1) To reject, neglect, disregard, spurn; Amaruśataka 85.

11) To object to (as argument).

12) To insult; अरेरे राधागर्भभारभूत किमेवमा- क्षिपसि (arere rādhāgarbhabhārabhūta kimevamā- kṣipasi) Ve.3; to blame; Śānti.1.18.

13) To eclipse, obscure; आक्षिपन्तीमिव प्रभां शशिनः स्वेन तेजसा (ākṣipantīmiva prabhāṃ śaśinaḥ svena tejasā) Mb.

14) To infer (from circumstance); जात्या व्यक्तिराक्षिप्यते (jātyā vyaktirākṣipyate) K. P.2.

15) To say or state ironically.

16) To pass (as time); याचिनस्तु न च कालमाक्षिपत् (yācinastu na ca kālamākṣipat) Śiśupālavadha 14.45.

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

Ākṣip (आक्षिप्).—throw at ([locative] or [dative]), put in ([locative]); strike, hit; draw near, attract; take away, withdraw, cast off; insult, revile.

Ākṣip is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ā and kṣip (क्षिप्).

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

Ākṣip (आक्षिप्):—[=ā-√kṣip] -kṣipati ([indeclinable participle] -kṣipya) to throw down upon ([locative case]) or towards ([dative case]), [Mahābhārata] etc.;

—to strike with a bolt, [Rāmāyaṇa vi, 78, 5];

—to convulse, cause to tremble, [Suśruta];

—to draw or take off or away, withdraw from ([ablative]), [Mahābhārata] etc.;

—to chase or drive out of a place ([ablative]), disperse, [Mahābhārata iii, 539; Bhāgavata-purāṇa];

—to put into ([locative case]), [Suśruta];

—to point to, refer to, hint, indicate, [Pāṇini 6-3, 34; Siddhānta-kaumudī; Sāhitya-darpaṇa] etc.;

—to refuse, object to ([accusative]), [Mahābhārata iii, 16117; Kāvyādarśa] etc.;

—to insult, deride, [Manu-smṛti iv, 141; Mahābhārata] etc.;

—to excel so as to put to shame;

— (perf. -cikṣepa) to challenge, call to a dispute etc. ([dative case]), [Kathāsaritsāgara] :—[Causal] (perf. -kṣepayām āsa) to cause to throw down, [Mahābhārata iii, 15733.]

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Ākṣip (आक्षिप्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Akkhiva, Ṇirava, Ṇīrava.

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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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