Apashuc, Apaśuc: 8 definitions



Apashuc 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 Apaśuc can be transliterated into English as Apasuc or Apashuc, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Apashuch.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Apaśuc (अपशुच्).—a. Without sorrow. -m. (Without sorrow) The soul; क उत्तमः श्लोकगुणानुवादात् पुमान् विरज्येत विनाप- शुग्घ्नात् (ka uttamaḥ ślokaguṇānuvādāt pumān virajyeta vināpa- śugghnāt) Bhāg.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Apaśuc (अपशुच्).—m. (-śuk) The soul. E. apa, and śuc sorrow.

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

Apaśuc (अपशुच्).—[Intensive] flame away, remove by flaming.

Apaśuc is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms apa and śuc (शुच्).

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

1) Apaśuc (अपशुच्):—[=apa-śuc] 1. apa-śuc m. (√1. śuc), ‘without sorrow’, the soul, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) [=apa-śuc] 2. apa-√2. śuc [Intensive] p. -śośucat (mfn.) driving off by flames, [Ṛg-veda i, 97, 1.]

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

Apaśuc (अपशुच्):—[bahuvrihi compound] m.

(-k) Soul, self. Comp. the verse and the comm. quoted s. v. apaśugghna. E. apa and śuc, lit. ‘free from grief’.

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

Apaśuc (अपशुच्):—[apa-śuc] (k) 5. m. The soul.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Apaśuc (अपशुच्):—Seele [Śabdakalpadruma], mit Anführung folgender Stelle aus dem [Bhāgavatapurāṇa] : ka uttamaślokaguṇānuvādātpumānvirajyeta vināpaśugghnāt . Sollte hier nicht richtiger vinā paśu getrennt werden? Die Schreibart paśugghna für paśughna Thiertödter ist bekanntlich von den Grammatikern gestattet. [WILSON] zerlegt das Wort in 1. apa + śuc .

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Apaśuc (अपशुच्):—m. die Seele.

context information

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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