Kshinashakti, Kṣīṇaśakti, Kshina-shakti: 5 definitions


Kshinashakti means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 Kṣīṇaśakti can be transliterated into English as Ksinasakti or Kshinashakti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Kshinashakti in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

kṣīṇaśakti (क्षीणशक्ति).—a S Of wasted or perished strength; debilitated, disabled.

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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 dictionary

[«previous next»] — Kshinashakti in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kṣīṇaśakti (क्षीणशक्ति).—a. weakened in strength, subsided (as a disease); उपेक्षितः क्षीणबलोऽपि शत्रुः (upekṣitaḥ kṣīṇabalo'pi śatruḥ) Pañcatantra (Bombay) 1.235.

Kṣīṇaśakti is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṣīṇa and śakti (शक्ति). See also (synonyms): kṣīṇabala.

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

Kṣīṇaśakti (क्षीणशक्ति).—mfn. (-ktiḥ-ktiḥ-kti) Weak, feeble, impotent. E. kṣīṇa, and śakti vigour.

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

Kṣīṇaśakti (क्षीणशक्ति):—[=kṣīṇa-śakti] [from kṣīṇa > kṣi] mfn. one whose strength is wasted, weak, impotent, [Horace H. Wilson]

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

Kṣīṇaśakti (क्षीणशक्ति):—[kṣīṇa-śakti] (ktiḥ-ktiḥ-kti) a. Weak.

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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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