Ankushavasha, Aṅkuśavaśa, Ankusha-vasha: 1 definition


Ankushavasha 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 Aṅkuśavaśa can be transliterated into English as Ankusavasa or Ankushavasha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Ankushavasha in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Aṅkuśavaśa (अङ्कुशवश).—adj. obeying the goad of an elephant, [Pañcatantra] i. [distich] 373. Ātmavaśa, i. e.

Aṅkuśavaśa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms aṅkuśa and vaśa (वश).

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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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