Prashasaka, Praśāsaka: 5 definitions


Prashasaka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi. 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 Praśāsaka can be transliterated into English as Prasasaka or Prashasaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Prashasak.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Praśāsaka (प्रशासक).—

1) A director, ruler.

2) A spiritual preceptor.

Derivable forms: praśāsakaḥ (प्रशासकः).

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

Praśāsaka (प्रशासक):—[=pra-śāsaka] [from pra-śās] m. = śāstṛ, [Pañcatantra] ([Bombay edition])

[Sanskrit to German]

Prashasaka in German

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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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Hindi dictionary

[«previous next»] — Prashasaka in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Praśāsaka (प्रशासक) [Also spelled prashasak]:—(nm) an administrator; ruler; ~[kīya] administrative; ~[kāya dāyitva] administrative responsibility.

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Nepali dictionary

[«previous next»] — Prashasaka in Nepali glossary
Source: unoes: Nepali-English Dictionary

Praśāsaka (प्रशासक):—n. governor; ruler; administrator; adj. governing; ruling; administrating

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Nepali is the primary language of the Nepalese people counting almost 20 million native speakers. The country of Nepal is situated in the Himalaya mountain range to the north of India.

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