Kishk, Kiṣk: 6 definitions


Kishk 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 Kiṣk can be transliterated into English as Kisk or Kishk, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

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

Kiṣk (किष्क्).—[kiṣka] r. 10th cl. (kiṣkayate) To kill. to injure.

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

Kiṣk (किष्क्).—i. 10, [Ātmanepada.] To kill, to injure.

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

Kiṣk (किष्क्):—[class] 10. [Ātmanepada] ṣkayate, to injure, kill, [Dhātupāṭha xxxiii, 12.]

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

Kiṣk (किष्क्):—(ka, ṅa) kiṣkayate 1. a. To kill.

[Sanskrit to German]

Kishk 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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