Catutpaksha, Catuṭpakṣa, Catush-paksha, Catushpaksha: 2 definitions



Catutpaksha 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 Catuṭpakṣa can be transliterated into English as Catutpaksa or Catutpaksha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Chatutpaksha.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Catutpaksha in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Catuṣpakṣa (चतुष्पक्ष):—[=catuṣ-pakṣa] [from catuṣ > catasṛ] (cat) mf(ā)n. furnished with 4 posts, [Atharva-veda ix, 3, 21.]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Catuṣpakṣa (चतुष्पक्ष):—Adj. (f. ā) mit vier Seitenpfosten versehen [Atharvaveda 9,3,21.]

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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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