Ayatekshana, Āyatekṣaṇa, Ayata-ikshana: 4 definitions


Ayatekshana 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 Āyatekṣaṇa can be transliterated into English as Ayateksana or Ayatekshana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Āyatekṣaṇa (आयतेक्षण).—a. (a woman) with large eyes.

Āyatekṣaṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms āyata and īkṣaṇa (ईक्षण). See also (synonyms): āyatanetra, āyatalocana.

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

Āyatekṣaṇa (आयतेक्षण).—mfn.

(-ṇaḥ-ṇā-ṇaṃ) Long-eyed, having large eyes. E. āyata and īkṣaṇa sight.

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

Āyatekṣaṇa (आयतेक्षण).—[adjective] having long eyes.

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

Āyatekṣaṇa (आयतेक्षण):—[from ā-yata > ā-yam] mfn. long-eyed, having long or large eyes.

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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. 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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