Rishyanka, aka: Ṛṣyāṅka, Rishya-anka; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Ṛṣyāṅka can be transliterated into English as Rsyanka or Rishyanka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Ṛṣyāṅka (ऋष्याङ्क).—Name of Aniruddha.

Derivable forms: ṛṣyāṅkaḥ (ऋष्याङ्कः).

Ṛṣyāṅka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ṛṣya and aṅka (अङ्क). See also (synonyms): ṛṣyaketana, ṛṣyaketu.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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