Parikshata, Parikṣata: 6 definitions


Parikshata 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 Parikṣata can be transliterated into English as Pariksata or Parikshata, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Parikṣata (परिक्षत).—a. Wounded, hurt, injured; परिक्षते वक्षसि दन्तिदन्तैः (parikṣate vakṣasi dantidantaiḥ) Kirātārjunīya 16.11.

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

Parikṣata (परिक्षत).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) Wounded, abraded, cut, scratched, &c. E. pari before, kṣata broken.

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

Parikṣata (परिक्षत).—[adjective] hurt, wounded.

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

Parikṣata (परिक्षत):—[=pari-kṣata] mfn. (√kṣan) wounded, hurt, injured, killed, [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature]

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

Parikṣata (परिक्षत):—[pari-kṣata] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) p. Wounded.

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

Parikṣata (परिक्षत) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Parikkhaa.

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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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