Eshaka, Eṣaka: 5 definitions


Eshaka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, biology. 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 Eṣaka can be transliterated into English as Esaka or Eshaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Eṣaka (एषक).—adj. (= Pali esaka, Dhammapada (Pali) commentary iii.417.10; not in [Pali Text Society’s Pali-English Dictionary]; to eṣati), seeking, striving: Bodhisattvabhūmi 204.4 eṣakaṃ vīryaṃ bodhisattvasya, sarvavidyāsthānaparyeṣaṇatayā.

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

Eṣakā (एषका):—[from eṣa] f. sg. of the [diminutive] of etad, [Pāṇini 7-3, 47.]

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

Eṣaka (एषक) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Esaga.

[Sanskrit to German]

Eshaka 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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Esaka (ಎಸಕ):—

1) [noun] brightness; brilliance; splendour.

2) [noun] pleasing appearance; good-lookingness; charm; delightfulness.

3) [noun] the state of being; condition; plight.

4) [noun] excessiveness; abundance.

5) [noun] marked courage; valour; prowess.

6) [noun] the faculty that thinks; the mind.

7) [noun] ಎಸಕಾಗು [esakagu] esakāgu to become beautiful; to be delightful.

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Esaka (ಎಸಕ):—

1) [noun] physical effort; employment at a job; occupation; profession; business.

2) [noun] a blowing (of wind).

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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