Apalakshana, Apalakṣaṇa: 3 definitions


Apalakshana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 Apalakṣaṇa can be transliterated into English as Apalaksana or Apalakshana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Apalakshana in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

apalakṣaṇa (अपलक्षण).—n S See the commoner word avalakṣaṇa.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Apalakshana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Apalakṣaṇa (अपलक्षण).—adj. ([bahuvrīhi]; = Pali avalakkhaṇa; not noun, as it is stated to be used in [Boehtlingk]), having inauspicious marks: Jātakamālā 82.5, 18. Cf. avalakṣaṇa.

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

Apalakṣaṇa (अपलक्षण) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Avalakkhaṇa.

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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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