Avakshepa, Avakṣēpa, Avakṣepa: 11 definitions


Avakshepa means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 Avakṣēpa and Avakṣepa can be transliterated into English as Avaksepa or Avakshepa, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Avakshepa in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

avakṣēpa (अवक्षेप).—m S avakṣēpaṇa n S Casting or throwing downwards. 2 fig. Sarcasm or irony.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

avakṣēpa (अवक्षेप).—m-kṣēpaṇa n Casting downwards. Sarcasm or irony.

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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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Avakṣepa (अवक्षेप).—

1) Blaming, reviling.

2) Objection.

Derivable forms: avakṣepaḥ (अवक्षेपः).

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

Avakṣepa (अवक्षेप).—m.

(-paḥ) 1. Sarcasm, irony. 2. Throwing wrong or improperly. 3. Throwing down. E. ava, and kṣepa throwing.

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

Avakṣepa (अवक्षेप).—[masculine] derision, scoff, sarcasm.

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

Avakṣepa (अवक्षेप):—[=ava-kṣepa] [from ava-kṣip] m. blaming, reviling, scolding, [Pāṇini 6-3, 73] [commentator or commentary]

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

Avakṣepa (अवक्षेप):—[ava-kṣepa] (paḥ) 1. m. Throwing wrong, throwing down; irony, sarcasm.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Avakṣepa (अवक्षेप) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Avakkheva, Vakkheva.

[Sanskrit to German]

Avakshepa 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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Kannada-English dictionary

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

Avakṣēpa (ಅವಕ್ಷೇಪ):—[noun] the formation or coming down of a precipitate; separation of suspended matter; precipitation.

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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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