Pakadvish, Pākadviṣ, Paka-dvish: 4 definitions


Pakadvish 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 Pākadviṣ can be transliterated into English as Pakadvis or Pakadvish, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Pākadviṣ (पाकद्विष्).—m. epithets of Indra; तत्र निश्चित्य कन्दर्पमगमत् पाकशासनः (tatra niścitya kandarpamagamat pākaśāsanaḥ) Kumārasambhava 2. 63; Kirātārjunīya 11.1.

Pākadviṣ is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pāka and dviṣ (द्विष्). See also (synonyms): pākaśāsana, pākahantṛ.

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

Pākadviṣ (पाकद्विष्):—[=pāka-dviṣ] [from pāka] m. ‘foe or destroyer of the Daitya Pāka’, Name of Indra, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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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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