Kshetraphala, aka: Kṣētraphala, Kṣetraphala, Kshetra-phala; 4 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit terms Kṣētraphala and Kṣetraphala can be transliterated into English as Ksetraphala or Kshetraphala, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Jyotisha (astronomy and astrology)

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Kṣetraphala (क्षेत्रफल).—Area. Note: Kṣetra-phala is a Sanskrit technical term used in ancient Indian sciences such as Astronomy, Mathematics and Geometry.

Source: Wikibooks (hi): Sanskrit Technical Terms
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Jyotiṣa (ज्योतिष, jyotisha or jyotish) basically refers to ‘astronomy’ or “Vedic astrology” and represents one of the six additional sciences to be studied along with the Vedas. Jyotiṣa concerns itself with the study and prediction of the movements of celestial bodies, in order to calculate the auspicious time for rituals and ceremonies.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

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kṣētraphala (क्षेत्रफल) [or ळ, ḷa].—n (kṣētraphala S) The superficial or the solid contents of an extension or of a cubical body, area &c. 2 fig. The quotient, product, issue, result, fruit, upshot, gain &c. (of any business or affair). Ex. pāñca putaḷyā dilhyā kāya āṇi pañcavīsa rupayē dilhē kāya kṣē0 ēkaca; ājā mēlā nātū jhālā kṣē0 sārakhēñca.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

kṣētraphala (क्षेत्रफल) [-ḷa, -ळ].—n Area. Fig. The quotient product.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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

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Kṣetraphala (क्षेत्रफल).—the area or superficial contents of a figure (in math.)

Derivable forms: kṣetraphalam (क्षेत्रफलम्).

Kṣetraphala is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṣetra and phala (फल).

Source: DDSA: The practical 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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