Astikshira, Astikṣīra, Asti-kshira: 4 definitions


Astikshira 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 Astikṣīra can be transliterated into English as Astiksira or Astikshira, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Astikṣīra (अस्तिक्षीर).—a. [asti kṣīraṃ yasya P.II.2.24 Vārt.] having milk.

Astikṣīra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms asti and kṣīra (क्षीर).

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

Astikṣīrā (अस्तिक्षीरा):—[=asti-kṣīrā] [from asti] f. having milk (as a cow), [Pāṇini 2-2, 24] [commentator or commentary]

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Astikshira 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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