Pratikashva, Pratīkāśva, Pratikāśva: 5 definitions
Pratikashva 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 terms Pratīkāśva and Pratikāśva can be transliterated into English as Pratikasva or Pratikashva, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Wisdom Library: Bhagavata Purana
Pratīkāśva (प्रतीकाश्व):—Son of Bhānumān (son of Bṛhadaśva). He will be born in the future and become a king. He will have a son called Supratīka. (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.12.11)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Pratikāśva (प्रतिकाश्व).—The son of Bhānumat and father of Supratīka.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 12. 11.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pratīkāśva (प्रतीकाश्व):—[from pratīka > praty-añc] m. Name of a prince, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Pratīkāśva (प्रतीकाश्व):—(pratīka + aśva) m. Nomen proprium eines Fürsten [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 9, 12, 11.] Nebenformen: pratīpāśva und supratītha .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Pratīkāśva (प्रतीकाश्व):—m. Nomen proprium eines Fürsten.
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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