Kakshavekshaka, Kakṣāvekṣaka, Kaksha-avekshaka: 3 definitions
Kakshavekshaka 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 Kakṣāvekṣaka can be transliterated into English as Kaksaveksaka or Kakshavekshaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) a superintendent of the harem.
2) a keeper of a royal garden.
3) a door-keeper.
4) a poet.
5) a debauchee.
6) a player; painter.
7) an actor.
8) a paramour.
9) strength of feeling or sentiment (Wilson).
Derivable forms: kakṣāvekṣakaḥ (कक्षावेक्षकः).
Kakṣāvekṣaka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kakṣa and avekṣaka (अवेक्षक).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-kaḥ) 1. A door-keeper. 2. A guard of the queen’s apartments. 3. Keeper of royal garden. 4. A painter. 5. A poet. 6. A debauchee. 7. Eagerness of feeling, strength of sentiment. E. kakṣā an enclosure, and avekṣa to see, vun aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Kakṣāvekṣaka (कक्षावेक्षक):—[from kakṣa] m. overseer of the inner apartments, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
2) [v.s. ...] keeper of a royal garden, door-keeper, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
3) [v.s. ...] a poet, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
4) [v.s. ...] a debauchee, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
5) [v.s. ...] a player, painter, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
6) [v.s. ...] warmth of feeling, strength of sentiment, [Horace H. Wilson]
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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