Kacapaksha, Kacapakṣa, Kaca-paksha: 7 definitions


Kacapaksha 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 Kacapakṣa can be transliterated into English as Kacapaksa or Kacapaksha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Kachapaksha.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Kacapaksha in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kacapakṣa (कचपक्ष).—thick or ornamented hair; (according to Ak. these three words denote a collection; pāśaḥ, pakṣaśca hastaśca kalāpārthāḥ kacātpare).

Derivable forms: kacapakṣaḥ (कचपक्षः).

Kacapakṣa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kaca and pakṣa (पक्ष). See also (synonyms): kacapāśa, kacahasta.

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

Kacapakṣa (कचपक्ष).—m.

(-kṣaḥ) Much or ornamented hair, and kaca hair, and pakṣa, in this combination, abundance; similar compounds are made with pāśa and hasta, kacapāśa, kacahasta; also with keśa hair, as keśapakṣa.

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

Kacapakṣa (कचपक्ष):—[=kaca-pakṣa] [from kaca > kac] m. thick or ornamented hair.

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

Kacapakṣa (कचपक्ष):—[kaca-pakṣa] (kṣaḥ) 1. m. Much hair; ornamented hair.

[Sanskrit to German]

Kacapaksha in German

context information

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

[«previous next»] — Kacapaksha in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Kacapakṣa (ಕಚಪಕ್ಷ):—[noun] neatly braided hair.

context information

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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