Atishakvari, Atiśakvarī, Atiśakvari: 8 definitions


Atishakvari 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 terms Atiśakvarī and Atiśakvari can be transliterated into English as Atisakvari or Atishakvari, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

[«previous next»] — Atishakvari in Vyakarana glossary
Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Atiśakvarī (अतिशक्वरी).—A variety of Aticchandas metre consisting of 60 syllables. e. g. सुषुमा यातमद्रिभिः (suṣumā yātamadribhiḥ) Ṛk. Saṃh. I. 137.1. cf, R. Pr. KVI.82.

context information

Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Atishakvari in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Atiśakvari (अतिशक्वरि).—A class of metres containing 4 lines, with 15 syllables in each. It has 18 varieties.

See also (synonyms): atiśakkari.

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

Atiśakvarī (अतिशक्वरी).—[feminine] [Name] of a metre.

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

Atiśakvarī (अतिशक्वरी):—[=ati-śakvarī] or ati-śakkarī f. a class of metres of four lines, each containing fifteen syllables. It has eighteen varieties.

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

Atiśakvarī (अतिशक्वरी):—[tatpurusha compound] f.

(-rī) The name of a class of metres regulated by number and quantity. See aticchandas. It consists in the classic Saṃskṛt of a stanza of four lines with fifteen syllables in each line and comprises eighteen varieties. (See

1) candrāvartā,

2) mālā or sraj,

3) maṇiguṇanikara,

4) mālinī or nandīmukhī,

5) candralekhā,

6) kāmakrīḍā or līlākhelā or saraṅgaka,

7) prabhadraka or subhadraka or sukesara,

8) elā,

9) upamālinī,

10) vipinatilaka,

11) citrā,

12) tuṇaka or cāmara,

13) bhramarāvalī,

14) manahaṃsa,

15) sarabha or śaśikalā,

16) niśipāla,

17) utsara,

18) haṃsa.) Also written, though not correctly, atiśakkarī. E. ati (sc. krāntā) and śakvarī (in the sense of the accusative), another metre.

[Sanskrit to German]

Atishakvari in German

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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Atishakvari in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Atiśakvari (ಅತಿಶಕ್ವರಿ):—[noun] (pros.) a metre having four lines, with 15 syllables each.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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