Dakshinapurva, Dakṣiṇapūrva, Dakshina-purva, Dakṣiṇapūrvā: 8 definitions

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The Sanskrit terms Dakṣiṇapūrva and Dakṣiṇapūrvā can be transliterated into English as Daksinapurva or Dakshinapurva, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Dakshinapurva in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dakṣiṇapūrva (दक्षिणपूर्व).—a. south-east.

Dakṣiṇapūrva is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dakṣiṇa and pūrva (पूर्व). See also (synonyms): dakṣiṇaprāc.

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Dakṣiṇapūrvā (दक्षिणपूर्वा).—the south-eastern quarter.

Dakṣiṇapūrvā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dakṣiṇa and pūrvā (पूर्वा). See also (synonyms): dakṣiṇaprācī.

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

Dakṣiṇapūrvā (दक्षिणपूर्वा).—f.

(-rvā) The south-east quarter. E. dakṣiṇa south and pūrva east.

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

Dakṣiṇapūrva (दक्षिणपूर्व).—adj., f. , south-eastern.

Dakṣiṇapūrva is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dakṣiṇa and pūrva (पूर्व).

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

Dakṣiṇapūrva (दक्षिणपूर्व).—[adjective] south-eastern.

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

1) Dakṣiṇapūrva (दक्षिणपूर्व):—[=dakṣiṇa-pūrva] [from dakṣiṇa > dakṣ] mf(ā)n. ([ii, 2, 26; Kāśikā-vṛtti]) south-eastern, [Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra]

2) Dakṣiṇapūrvā (दक्षिणपूर्वा):—[=dakṣiṇa-pūrvā] [from dakṣiṇa-pūrva > dakṣiṇa > dakṣ] f. ([scilicet] diś) the south-east, [Kauśika-sūtra; Āśvalāyana-gṛhya-sūtra iv, 1 f.; Gobhila-śrāddha-kalpa iv, 2, 3; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

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

Dakṣiṇapūrvā (दक्षिणपूर्वा):—[dakṣiṇa-pūrvā] (rvvā) 1. f. The south-east quarter of the heavens.

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Dakshinapurva 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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