Madirakshi, Madirākṣī, Madira-akshi: 5 definitions


Madirakshi 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 Madirākṣī can be transliterated into English as Madiraksi or Madirakshi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Madirākṣī (मदिराक्षी).—a woman with fascinating or bewitching eyes; मधुकर मदिराक्ष्याः शंस तस्याः प्रवृत्तिम् (madhukara madirākṣyāḥ śaṃsa tasyāḥ pravṛttim) V.4. 22; R.8.68; Ś.3.19; अन्तरा दुस्तरा न स्युर्यदि रे मदिरेक्षणाः (antarā dustarā na syuryadi re madirekṣaṇāḥ) Bh.; Vb.1.17.

Madirākṣī is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms madira and akṣī (अक्षी). See also (synonyms): madirekṣaṇā, madiradṛś, madiranayanā, madiralocanā.

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

Madirākṣī (मदिराक्षी).—f. (-kṣī) A woman, a mistress, a wife. E. madirā wine, akṣi the eye, ac and ṅīṣ affs., whose eyes inebriate like wine.

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

Madirākṣī (मदिराक्षी).—i. e. madirā -akṣa + ī, f. A (fascinating) woman, [Vikramorvaśī, (ed. Bollensen.)] [distich] 105.

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

Madirākṣī (मदिराक्षी):—[madirā+kṣī] (kṣī) 3. f. A mistress; a wife.

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Madirakshi in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Madirākṣi (ಮದಿರಾಕ್ಷಿ):—[noun] a woman having seducing eyes.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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