Avekshin, Avekṣin: 5 definitions


Avekshin 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 Avekṣin can be transliterated into English as Aveksin or Avekshin, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Avekṣin (अवेक्षिन्).—a. Seeing, observing; धर्मावेक्षिता (dharmāvekṣitā) Ś.5 regard for justice or righteousness.

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

Avekṣin (अवेक्षिन्).—i. e. ava-īkṣ + in, adj., f. iṇī, Looking, [Pañcatantra] i. [distich] 214.

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

1) Avekṣin (अवेक्षिन्):—[from avekṣ] mfn. looking towards or at, [Pañcatantra]

2) [v.s. ...] attentive to ([accusative]), [Mahābhārata v, 1423.]

[Sanskrit to German]

Avekshin 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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