Amritakshara, aka: Amṛtākṣara, Amrita-akshara, Amṛtakṣāra, Amrita-kshara; 1 Definition(s)

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Amritakshara 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 terms Amṛtākṣara and Amṛtakṣāra can be transliterated into English as Amrtaksara or Amritakshara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[Amritakshara in Sanskrit glossaries]

Amṛtākṣara (अमृताक्षर).—a. immortal and imperishable; क्षरं प्रधानममृताक्षरं हरः (kṣaraṃ pradhānamamṛtākṣaraṃ haraḥ) Śvet. Up.

Amṛtākṣara is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms amṛta and akṣara (अक्षर).

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Amṛtakṣāra (अमृतक्षार).—sal ammoniac. (Mar. navasāgara).

Derivable forms: amṛtakṣāram (अमृतक्षारम्).

Amṛtakṣāra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms amṛta and kṣāra (क्षार).

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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