Pakashasani, Pākaśāsani, Paka-shasani: 7 definitions
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The Sanskrit term Pākaśāsani can be transliterated into English as Pakasasani or Pakashasani, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) an epithet of Jayanta, son of Indra.
2) of Vāli.
3) of Arjuna.
Derivable forms: pākaśāsaniḥ (पाकशासनिः).
Pākaśāsani is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pāka and śāsani (शासनि).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-niḥ) 1. “Jayanta” the son of Indra. 2. A name of Vali. 3. A name of Arjuna. E. pākaśāsana Indra, iñ aff. of descent.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pākaśāsani (पाकशासनि).—i. e. pāka- śāsana + i, patronym., m. A son of Indra, a surname of Arjuna, [Johnson's Selections from the Mahābhārata.] 17, 72.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Pākaśāsani (पाकशासनि):—[=pāka-śāsani] [from pāka-śāsana > pāka] m. ([patronymic] of [preceding]) Name of Jayanta, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
2) [v.s. ...] of Arjuna, [Mahābhārata]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pākaśāsani (पाकशासनि):—[pāka-śāsani] (niḥ) 2. m. Son of Indra.
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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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