Lekhakshara, aka: Lekhākṣara, Lekha-akshara; 1 Definition(s)

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The Sanskrit term Lekhākṣara can be transliterated into English as Lekhaksara or Lekhakshara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Lekhākṣara (लेखाक्षर).—writing (opp. ālekhya).

Derivable forms: lekhākṣaram (लेखाक्षरम्).

Lekhākṣara is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms lekha and akṣara (अक्षर).

(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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