Anukasha, Anūkāśa: 6 definitions


Anukasha 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 Anūkāśa can be transliterated into English as Anukasa or Anukasha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Anūkāśa (अनूकाश).—[anu-kāś-ghañ upasargasya dīrghatvam]

1) Reflection (of light).

2) Regard, reference, illustration.

Derivable forms: anūkāśaḥ (अनूकाशः).

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

1) Anūkāśa (अनूकाश):—[=anū-kāśa] m. (√kāś), reflection (of light), clearness, [Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā; Taittirīya-saṃhitā] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] regard, reference, [Aitareya-brāhmaṇa]

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

Anūkāśa (अनूकाश):—[tatpurusha compound] m.

(-śaḥ) 1) Clearness, conspicuousness.

2) The brightness or beauty of the nether parts of the body (acc. to a comm. of the white Yajurv.).

3) Illustration, instance. E. kāś with anū instead of anu, kṛt aff. ac or according to a comment. kṛt aff. ghañ.

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

Anukāsa (अनुकास) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Aṇuāsa, Aṇuyāsa.

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Anukasha in German

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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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