Samraksha, Saṃrakṣa, Saṃrakṣā: 7 definitions
Samraksha 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 Saṃrakṣa and Saṃrakṣā can be transliterated into English as Samraksa or Samraksha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Saṃrakṣa (संरक्ष) or Saṃrakṣā (संरक्षा).—Protection, care, preservation.
Derivable forms: saṃrakṣaḥ (संरक्षः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-kṣaḥ) Care, preservation, protection. E. sam, rakṣa preserving.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Saṃrakṣa (संरक्ष).—[masculine] guardian or guard.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Saṃrakṣa (संरक्ष):—[=saṃ-rakṣa] [from saṃ-rakṣ] mfn. guarding, a guardian (cf. sāṃrakṣya), [gana] purohitādi
2) Saṃrakṣā (संरक्षा):—[=saṃ-rakṣā] [from saṃ-rakṣa > saṃ-rakṣ] f. guard, care, protection, [Mahābhārata; Kathāsaritsāgara]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Saṃrakṣa (संरक्ष):—[saṃ-rakṣa] (kṣaḥ) 1. m. Preservation.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Saṃrakṣa (ಸಂರಕ್ಷ):—[adjective] protecting; guarding; safeguarding.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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Ends with: Annasamraksha.
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