Esh, Eś, Eṣ: 11 definitions


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The Sanskrit terms Eś and Eṣ can be transliterated into English as Es or Esh, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

1) Eś (एश्).—The substitute ए (e) for the perfect affix त (ta), substituted for the whole त (ta) by reason of the indicatory letter श् (ś) attached to ए; cf. लिटस्तझयोरेशिरेच् (liṭastajhayoreśirec) and अनेकाल्शित्सर्वस्य (anekālśitsarvasya) P. III.4.8l and I.1.55;

2) Eś.—Affix ए (e) applied to the root चक्ष् (cakṣ) in Vedic Literature; cf. नावचक्षे । नावख्यातव्य-मित्यर्थः (nāvacakṣe | nāvakhyātavya-mityarthaḥ) Kāś. on P.III.4.15.

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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Eṣ (एष्).—1 U. (eṣati-te, eṣitum, eṣita)

1) To go or approach.

2) To hasten towards, fly at, attack any one.

3) To endeavour to reach or gain.

4) To request.

5) To desire.

6) To creep or glide; पराङ्मित्र एषतु (parāṅmitra eṣatu) Av.6.67.3.

7) To know; एषितु प्रेषितो यातो मया तस्यानुजो वनम् (eṣitu preṣito yāto mayā tasyānujo vanam) Bhaṭṭikāvya 5.82.

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

Eṣ (एष्).—[eṣa] r. 1st. cl. (ṛ) eṣṛ (eṣate) To go or approach.

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

Eṣ (एष्).— (cf. 1, 2. iṣ), i. 1, [Ātmanepada.] (after anu and pari in epic poetry also [Parasmaipada.]). 1. To go. 2. To strive to attain, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 3, 13, 44. 3. To search, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 9, 4, 52.

— With the prep anu anu, To search, Mahābhārata 1, 5253; to investigate. [Rāmāyaṇa] 1, 3, 2.

— With pari pari, To search, Mahābhārata 13, 4033 ([Parasmaipada.])

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

Eṣ (एष्).—eṣati creep, slide.

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Eṣ (एष्).—(mostly [Middle]) hasten towards; approach with prayers, beseech, assail, attack; strive after, covet.

Eṣ is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ā and īṣ (ईष्).

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

1) Eṣ (एष्):—[=ā-√iṣ] [from ā] See eṣ.

2) [=ā-√īṣ] [from ā] See eṣ.

3) 1. eṣ (probably connected with 3. iṣ) [class] 1. [Ātmanepada] [Parasmaipada] eṣati ([imperative] eṣatu p. eṣat [infinitive mood] eṣe), -te, eṣāṃ-cakre, eṣitā, etc., to go, move, [Dhātupāṭha xvi, 17];

—to creep, glide, [Ṛg-veda x, 89; 14; Atharva-veda vi, 67, 3];

—to glide or hasten towards, attain, obtain, [Ṛg-veda v, 41, 5; 66, 3; 86, 4.]

4) 2. eṣ (ā-√īṣ) [Parasmaipada] [Ātmanepada] -īṣati, -te, to hasten near or towards, fly at;

—to endeavour to reach or obtain;

—to desire, request, [Ṛg-veda]

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

Eṣ (एष्):—(ṛ ṅa) eṣate 1. d. To go.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Eṣ (एष्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Esa.

[Sanskrit to German]

Esh 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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Nepali dictionary

Source: unoes: Nepali-English Dictionary

Es is another spelling for ऐस [aisa].—n. 1. delight; luxury; life of pleasure and comfort; 2. sensuality; hedonism; voluptuousness;

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Nepali is the primary language of the Nepalese people counting almost 20 million native speakers. The country of Nepal is situated in the Himalaya mountain range to the north of India.

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