Samakhya, Samākhyā: 5 definitions
Samakhya 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.
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Samākhyā (समाख्या).—2 P.
1) To count, reckon.
2) To relate, tell.
3) To declare, proclaim.
4) To sum up, add together.
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1) Fame, reputation, celebrity
2) A name, appellation; दीक्षणीया इति च तादर्थ्यकरी समाख्या भवति (dīkṣaṇīyā iti ca tādarthyakarī samākhyā bhavati) | ŚB. on MS.5.3.31.
3) Explanation, interpretation.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-khyā) 1. Fame, reputation. 2. Appellation. E. sam all, āṅ before khyā to tell or declare, affs. aṅ and ṭāp .
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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