Ashmacakra, Aśmacakra, Ashman-cakra: 4 definitions



Ashmacakra 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 Aśmacakra can be transliterated into English as Asmacakra or Ashmacakra, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Ashmachakra.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Aśmacakra (अश्मचक्र).—a. furnished with a disc of stone.

Aśmacakra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms aśman and cakra (चक्र).

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

Aśmacakra (अश्मचक्र):—[=aśma-cakra] [from aśma > aśna] (aśma.) mfn. furnished with a disk of stone, [Ṛg-veda x, 101, 7.]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

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

Aśmacakra (अश्मचक्र):—(a + ca) adj. mit einer Scheibe von Stein versehen [Ṛgveda 10, 101, 7.]

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

Aśmacakra (अश्मचक्र):—Adj. mit einer Scheibe von Stein versehen.

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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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