Jhashanka, Jhaṣāṅka, Jhasha-anka: 5 definitions


Jhashanka 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 Jhaṣāṅka can be transliterated into English as Jhasanka or Jhashanka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Jhaṣāṅka (झषाङ्क).—Name of the god of love; स्त्रीमुद्रां झषकेतनस्य (strīmudrāṃ jhaṣaketanasya) Pañcatantra (Bombay) 4.34; स्वं कर्म कारयन्नास्ते निश्चिन्तो या झषध्वजः (svaṃ karma kārayannāste niścinto yā jhaṣadhvajaḥ) Bhaṭṭikāvya 8.48.

Derivable forms: jhaṣāṅkaḥ (झषाङ्कः).

Jhaṣāṅka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms jhaṣa and aṅka (अङ्क). See also (synonyms): jhaṣaketana, jhaṣaketu, jhaṣadhvaja.

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

Jhaṣāṅka (झषाङ्क).—m.

(-ṅkaḥ) A name of Kandarpa jhaṣa, E. a fish and aṅka a mark or symbol.

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

Jhaṣāṅka (झषाङ्क):—[jhaṣā+ṅka] (ṅkaḥ) 1. m. A name of Aniruddha the son of Kāma.

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Jhashanka in German

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