Kshepya, Kṣepya: 4 definitions
Kshepya 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 Kṣepya can be transliterated into English as Ksepya or Kshepya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) To be thrown or cast &c.
2) To be placed into; मुखक्षेप्यां चकार च (mukhakṣepyāṃ cakāra ca) Kathāsaritsāgara 89.26.
3) To be added; Golādh.6.19.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Kṣepya (क्षेप्य):—[from kṣip] mfn. to be thrown or being thrown, [Harivaṃśa 7524]
2) [v.s. ...] to be thrown (into [locative case]), [Suśruta]
3) [v.s. ...] to be placed into, [Kathāsaritsāgara lxxxix, 26]
4) [v.s. ...] to be put on (as an ornament), [Śakuntalā [Scholiast or Commentator]]
5) [v.s. ...] to be destroyed, [Bādarāyaṇa’s Brahma-sūtra iv, 3, 14 [Scholiast or Commentator]]
6) [v.s. ...] (in [arithmetic]) to be added, [Golādhyāya vi, 19; Gaṇitādhyāya]
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