Dyavakshama, Dyāvākṣamā: 3 definitions

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Dyavakshama 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 Dyāvākṣamā can be transliterated into English as Dyavaksama or Dyavakshama, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Dyavakshama in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Dyāvākṣamā (द्यावाक्षमा).—f. always dual, (-me) Heaven and earth. E. dyau heaven, kṣamā the earth, form irr.; also similar compounds, as dyāvāpṛthivī, dyāvābhūmī, &c.

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

Dyāvākṣāmā (द्यावाक्षामा):—[=dyāvā-kṣāmā] [from dyāvā > dyu] (dyā) f. [dual number] idem, [Ṛg-veda]

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

Dyāvākṣamā (द्यावाक्षमा):—[dyāvā-kṣamā] (me) 1. f. (Always dual,) Heaven and earth.

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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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