Bijakshara, aka: Bija-akshara, Bījākṣara; 3 Definition(s)

Introduction

Bijakshara 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 term Bījākṣara can be transliterated into English as Bijaksara or Bijakshara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

[Bijakshara in Marathi glossaries]

bījākṣara (बीजाक्षर).—m (S) A cabalistic letter. See bīja.

(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

bījākṣara (बीजाक्षर).—m A caballistic letter.

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

[Bijakshara in Sanskrit glossaries]

Bījākṣara (बीजाक्षर).—the first syllable of a Mantra.

Derivable forms: bījākṣaram (बीजाक्षरम्).

Bījākṣara is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bīja and akṣara (अक्षर).

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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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