Krantikaksha, aka: Kranti-kaksha, Krāntikakṣa; 3 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Krāntikakṣa can be transliterated into English as Krantikaksa or Krantikaksha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

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krāntikakṣa (क्रांतिकक्ष).—m S Via solis or ecliptic.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Krantikaksha in Sanskrit glossary... « previous · [K] · next »

Krāntikakṣa (क्रान्तिकक्ष).—the ecliptic.

Derivable forms: krāntikakṣaḥ (क्रान्तिकक्षः).

Krāntikakṣa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms krānti and kakṣa (कक्ष). See also (synonyms): krāntimaṇḍala, krāntivalaya, krāntivṛtta.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Krāntikakṣa (क्रान्तिकक्ष).—m.

(-kṣaḥ) The ecliptic. E. krānti and kakṣa girdle.

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