Khalesha, Khaleśa: 6 definitions


Khalesha 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 Khaleśa can be transliterated into English as Khalesa or Khalesha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Khaleśa (खलेश).—Name of a fish.

Derivable forms: khaleśaḥ (खलेशः).

See also (synonyms): khaliśa, khalliśa, khaleśaya.

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

Khaleśa (खलेश).—m.

(-śaḥ) A kind of fish, (commonly Trichopodus colisa, Ham.) see khaliśa. E. khale in dirt, and śa from śī to sleep; burrowing in the mud of the banks, &c.

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

1) Khaleśa (खलेश):—[from khaliśa] a m. idem, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) b śaya See khaliśa.

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

Khaleśa (खलेश):—[khale-śa] (śaḥ) 1. m. A fish so named.

[Sanskrit to German]

Khalesha 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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