Kshipa, Kṣipa: 7 definitions


Kshipa 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 Kṣipa can be transliterated into English as Ksipa or Kshipa, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kṣipa (क्षिप).—a. [kṣip-ka] Throwing, striking, hitting.

-paḥ 1 Throwing, casting.

2) Reviling, insulting.

-pā 1 Sending.

2) Throwing.

3) Night.

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

Kṣipa (क्षिप).—m.

(-paḥ) 1. Throwing, casting. 2. Reviling. 3. One who throws, &c. f.

(-pā) 1. Sending, casting, throwing, &c. 2. Night see kṣapā E. kṣip to throw, affix ka.

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

Kṣipā (क्षिपा).—[feminine] (only [instrumental] [plural]) finger.

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

1) Kṣipa (क्षिप):—[from kṣip] mfn. ‘throwing, casting’ See giri-kṣ

2) [v.s. ...] m. a thrower, [Horace H. Wilson]

3) Kṣipā (क्षिपा):—[from kṣipa > kṣip] f. throwing, sending, casting [gana] -bhidādi

4) [v.s. ...] (for kṣapā) night [commentator or commentary] on [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

5) [v.s. ...] f. only [instrumental case] [plural] pābhis See 2. kṣip.

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

Kṣipa (क्षिप):—(paḥ) 1. m. Throwing; reviling; or one who throws. () f. Throwing; sending; night.

[Sanskrit to German]

Kshipa in German

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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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