Bhasaka, Bhāsaka, Bhashaka, Bhaṣaka, Bhāṣaka: 13 definitions


Bhasaka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, 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 Bhaṣaka and Bhāṣaka can be transliterated into English as Bhasaka or Bhashaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

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Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Bhāsaka, (adj.) (-°) (fr. bhāṣ) speaking DA. I, 52 (avaṇṇa° uttering words of blame). (Page 503)

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

bhasakā (भसका).—m (bhasa!) A hole, esp. as made by piercing or thrusting with force and sound: also a hole (in a wall, in cloth, paper &c.)

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

bhasakā (भसका).—m A hole.

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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

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bhaṣaka (भषक).—A dog.

Derivable forms: bhaṣakaḥ (भषकः).

See also (synonyms): bhaṣa.

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Bhāṣaka (भाषक).—a. [bhāṣ-ṇvul] (At the end of comp.) Speaking, talking about.

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Bhāsaka (भासक).—a. (-sikā f.) [भास्-ण्वुल् (bhās-ṇvul)]

1) Enlightening, brightening, illuminating.

2) Showing, making evident.

3) Making intelligible.

-kaḥ Name of a poet.

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

Bhaṣaka (भषक).—m.

(-kaḥ) A dog. E. bhaṣ to bark, kkun aff.; it is sometimes written. bhasaka.

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Bhāsaka (भासक).—f.

(-sikā) 1. Illumining. 2. Making evident. m.

(-kaḥ) Name of a poet.

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

Bhaṣaka (भषक).—[bhaṣa + ka], m. A dog.

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Bhāsaka (भासक).—[bhās + aka], adj. Making evident, [Vedāntasāra, (in my Chrestomathy.)] in Chr. 211, 22.

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

Bhaṣaka (भषक).—[masculine] barker, dog.

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Bhāṣaka (भाषक).—[adjective] speaking, talking about (—°).

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Bhāsaka (भासक).—[adjective] causing to shine or appear, making evident or known; [masculine] [Name] of a poet.

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

1) Bhaṣaka (भषक):—[from bhaṣ] m. a barker, dog, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) Bhāṣaka (भाषक):—[from bhāṣ] mfn. (ifc.) speaking, talking about, [Kāvya literature]

3) Bhāsaka (भासक):—[from bhās] mfn. ([from] [Causal]) causing to appear, enlightening, making evident or intelligible (ifc.), [Vedāntasāra; Sarvadarśana-saṃgraha] (-tva n.)

4) [v.s. ...] Name of a dramatic poet (See bhāsa).

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

Bhaṣaka (भषक):—(kaḥ) 1. m. A dog.

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

Bhasaka (भसक) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Bhasaga, Bhāsaga, Bhāsaya.

[Sanskrit to German]

Bhasaka 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

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Bhaṣaka (ಭಷಕ):—[noun] that which barks, as a dog.

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Bhāsaka (ಭಾಸಕ):—

1) [adjective] giving out light; shining brightly; effulgent; radiant.

2) [adjective] making evident or intelligible; enlightening.

3) [adjective] easy to see or perceive; clear; obvious; plain, apparent; evident.

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Bhāsaka (ಭಾಸಕ):—[noun] the act or process of making evident or intelligible; an enlightening.

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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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