Pakshmala, Pakṣmala: 9 definitions


Pakshmala 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 Pakṣmala can be transliterated into English as Paksmala or Pakshmala, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Pakṣmala (पक्ष्मल).—a.

1) Having strong, long or beautiful eyelashes; पक्ष्मलाक्ष्याः (pakṣmalākṣyāḥ) Ś.3.24.

2) Hairy, shaggy; मृदितपक्ष्मल- रल्लकाङ्गः (mṛditapakṣmala- rallakāṅgaḥ) Śiśupālavadha 4.61.

3) Downy, soft.

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

Pakṣmala (पक्ष्मल).—i. e. pakṣman + a, with l for n, adj. 1. Having long eye-lashes, [Kathāsaritsāgara, (ed. Brockhaus.)] 18, 14. 2. Hairy, [Śiśupālavadha] 4, 61.

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

Pakṣmala (पक्ष्मल).—[adjective] having (strong or long) eyelashes, hairy, shaggy i.[grammar]; netra having eyes with long eyelashes.

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

1) Pakṣmala (पक्ष्मल):—[from pakṣ] mf(ā)n. having long eyelashes, [Kāvya literature; Suśruta]

2) [v.s. ...] having long or thick hair, hairy, shaggy, [Śiśupāla-vadha]

3) [v.s. ...] downy, soft, [Kādambarī; Bālarāmāyaṇa]

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

Pakṣmala (पक्ष्मल):—[(laḥ-lā-laṃ) a.] Having many hairs or lashes.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Pakṣmala (पक्ष्मल) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Pamhala.

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Pakshmala in German

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»] — Pakshmala in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Pakṣmala (ಪಕ್ಷ್ಮಲ):—[adjective] having thick eye-lashes.

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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