Ekakshararatnamala, aka: Ekākṣararatnamālā, Ekakshara-ratnamala; 2 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Ekākṣararatnamālā can be transliterated into English as Ekaksararatnamala or Ekakshararatnamala, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Kosha (encyclopedic lexicons)

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Ekākṣararatnamālā (एकाक्षररत्नमाला) deals with the individual letters of the alphabet and the meaning attached to each letter. The work is divided into three sections, viz., svarakanda, dealing with vowels, vyanjanakanda, dealing with consonants, such as ka, kha, ga, gha, etc., and the samyuktakanda, dealing with conjunct consonants like ksma_, kva, etc. The lexicon is authored by Madhava of the 14th C.A.D.

Source: Shodhganga: Technical study of the dictionaries published in Sanskrit language since 1800 AD

Ekākṣararatnāmālā (एकाक्षररत्नामाला) is a small lexicon dealing with monosyllabic words in Sanskrit. The author of the lexicon is Irugappa Dandadhinatha.

Source: Shodhganga: Technical study of the dictionaries published in Sanskrit language since 1800 AD
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Kosha (कोश, kośa) refers to Sanskrit lexicons intended to provide additional information regarding technical terms used in religion, philosophy and the various sciences (shastra). The oldest extant thesaurus (kosha) dates to the 4th century AD.

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