Cakshurindriya, Cakṣurindriya: 4 definitions
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The Sanskrit term Cakṣurindriya can be transliterated into English as Caksurindriya or Cakshurindriya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Alternative spellings of this word include Chakshurindriya.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
cakṣurindriya (चक्षुरिंद्रिय).—n S The sense or organ of sight.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Cakṣurindriya (चक्षुरिन्द्रिय):—[=cakṣur-indriya] [from cakṣur > cakṣ] n. the organ of sight, [Suśruta]
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Cakṣurindriya (चक्षुरिन्द्रिय):—(cakṣus + i) n. Gesichtssinn [Suśruta 1, 30, 12.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Cakṣurindriya (चक्षुरिन्द्रिय):—n. Gesichtssinn.
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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