Akurca, Akūrca: 5 definitions


Akurca 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Akurcha.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Akūrca (अकूर्च).—a. [nāsti kūrcaṃ yasya]

1) Not deceitful.

2) Bald; beardless.

-rcaḥ Buddha; a deified saint.

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

Akūrca (अकूर्च):—[=a-kūrca] m. ‘the guileless one’, a Buddha, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Akūrca (अकूर्च):—[bahuvrihi compound] I. m. f. n.

(-rcaḥ-rcā-rcam) Void of guile. Ii. m.

(-rcaḥ) A deified saint according to the Bauddhas, a Buddha. E. a priv. and kūrca.

[Sanskrit to German]

Akurca 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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