Nakesha, Nākeśa, Naka-isha: 4 definitions



Nakesha 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 Nākeśa can be transliterated into English as Nakesa or Nakesha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Nākeśa (नाकेश).—Name of Indra.

Derivable forms: nākeśaḥ (नाकेशः).

Nākeśa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nāka and īśa (ईश). See also (synonyms): nākeśvara.

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

Nākeśa (नाकेश):—[from nāka] m. = ka-nātha, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Nākeśa (नाकेश):—(nāka + īśa) m. der Herr des Himmels, Beiname Indra's [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 173,] [Scholiast]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Nākeśa (नाकेश):—m. Beiname Indra's.

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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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