Apanktya, Apāṅktya: 5 definitions


Apanktya 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.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Apāṅktya (अपाङ्क्त्य).—a. 'Not in the same row or line'; especially one who is not allowed by his castemen to sit in the same row with them at meals; degraded, excommunicated, excluded from or inadmissible into society, an outcast; °उपहत (upahata) defiled by the presence of excommunicated or impious persons. एतान्वि- गर्हिताचारानपाङ्क्तेयान्द्विजाधमान् (etānvi- garhitācārānapāṅkteyāndvijādhamān) (vivarjayet) Manusmṛti 3.167.

See also (synonyms): apāṅkta, apāṅkteya.

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

Apāṅktya (अपाङ्क्त्य).—[adjective] the same, dāna [neuter] giving to some one unworthy.

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

Apāṅktya (अपाङ्क्त्य):—[=a-pāṅktya] [from a-pāṅkteya] mfn. idem, [Manu-smṛti; Gautama-dharma-śāstra]

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

Apāṅktya (अपाङ्क्त्य):—[tatpurusha compound] m. f. n.

(-ṅktyaḥ-ṅktyā-ṅktyam) The same as the preceding. E. a neg. and pāṅktya.

[Sanskrit to German]

Apanktya 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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