Apasarpaka: 2 definitions
Apasarpaka 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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Apasarpaka (अपसर्पक).—A secret agent or emissary, spy; सोपसर्पैर्जजागार यथाकालं स्वपन्नपि (sopasarpairjajāgāra yathākālaṃ svapannapi) R.17.51, R.14.31.
Derivable forms: apasarpakaḥ (अपसर्पकः).
See also (synonyms): apasarpa.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-kaḥ) The same as the preceding. E. apasarpa, taddh. aff. kan.
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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