Apekshabuddhi, Apēkṣābuddhi, Apekṣābuddhi, Apeksha-buddhi: 6 definitions
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The Sanskrit terms Apēkṣābuddhi and Apekṣābuddhi can be transliterated into English as Apeksabuddhi or Apekshabuddhi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
apēkṣābuddhi (अपेक्षाबुद्धि).—f S Interestedness; looking for (some remuneration or benefit). 2 Expectation, from something said or done, of something further. v dhara, ṭhēva, kara.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
apēkṣābuddhi (अपेक्षाबुद्धि).—f Interestedness, looking for, expectation.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Apekṣābuddhi (अपेक्षाबुद्धि).—(In Vaiśeṣika Phil.) the distinguishing perception by which we apprehend 'this is one', 'this is one' &c. and which gives rise to the notion of duality; see Sarva. chap. 1 where अपेक्षाबुद्धिः (apekṣābuddhiḥ) = विनाशकविनाशप्रति- योगिनी बुद्धिः (vināśakavināśaprati- yoginī buddhiḥ); cf. Bhāshā P. द्वित्वादयः परार्धान्ता अपेक्षाबुद्धिजा मताः । अनेकाश्रयपर्याप्ता एते तु परिकीर्तिताः ॥ अपेक्षाबुद्धिनाशाच्च नाश- स्तेषां निरूपितः (dvitvādayaḥ parārdhāntā apekṣābuddhijā matāḥ | anekāśrayaparyāptā ete tu parikīrtitāḥ || apekṣābuddhināśācca nāśa- steṣāṃ nirūpitaḥ) | 17-8.
Derivable forms: apekṣābuddhiḥ (अपेक्षाबुद्धिः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-ddhiḥ) Clearness of understanding, the faculty of arranging and methodising a variety of considerations. E. apekṣā, and buddhi intellect.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Apekṣābuddhi (अपेक्षाबुद्धि).—f. that operation of the mind by which we count things one by one, which produces dvitva, etc., Bhāṣāp. 106. See
Apekṣābuddhi is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms apekṣā and buddhi (बुद्धि).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Apekṣābuddhi (अपेक्षाबुद्धि):—[=apekṣā-buddhi] [from apekṣā > apekṣ] f. (in Vaiśeṣika [philosophy]) a mental process, the faculty of arranging and methodizing, clearness of understanding.
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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Starts with: Apekshabuddhivicara.
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