Sapaksha, Sapakṣa: 11 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Sapakṣa can be transliterated into English as Sapaksa or Sapaksha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

sapakṣa (सपक्ष).—a (S) Having wings, winged, fledged. 2 Being of the same side or party; a partisan, an adherent. 3 whether as a or as s m In logic. A syllogism or an argument in which the proposition to be maintained is necessarily or invariably present: contrad. from vipakṣa q. v. The usual examples are:--of sapakṣa, a KITCHEN in which fire is present always; of vipakṣa a RIVER-DEEP (ḍōhō), in which fire is never. 3 a Supported, advocated, or countenanced by some authority;--as a doctrine or a person.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

sapakṣa (सपक्ष).—a Winged. Being of the same side.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sapakṣa (सपक्ष).—a.

1) Winged, having wings.

2) Having a side or party; भूभृत् परार्ध्योऽपि सपक्ष एव (bhūbhṛt parārdhyo'pi sapakṣa eva) Bu. Ch.1.1.

3) Belonging to the same side or party.

4) (Hence) Kindred, like, similar (fig.); दलद्द्राक्षानिर्यद्रसभरसपक्षा भणितयः (daladdrākṣāniryadrasabharasapakṣā bhaṇitayaḥ) Bv.2.77.

5) Containing the पक्ष (pakṣa) or subject of an inference.

-kṣaḥ 1 An adherent, a follower, partisan.

2) A kindred, a kinsman; परित्रातस्त्वया सपक्षः (paritrātastvayā sapakṣaḥ) M.4.

3) (In logic) An instance on the same side, a similar instance; निश्चितसाध्यवान् सपक्षः (niścitasādhyavān sapakṣaḥ) T. S.; साध्ये निश्चितमन्वयेन घटितं विभ्रत् सपक्षे स्थितिम् (sādhye niścitamanvayena ghaṭitaṃ vibhrat sapakṣe sthitim) Mu.5.1.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sapakṣa (सपक्ष).—mfn.

(-kṣaḥ-kṣā-kṣaṃ) 1. Winged. 2. Having a side or party. 3. Like, similar. 4. Containing the major term or subject. m.

(-kṣaḥ) 1. A partisan, a follower, an adherent, one of the same side or party. 2. An instance of the same side. E. sa for samāna same, pakṣa party.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sapakṣa (सपक्ष).—I. adj. 1. winged. 2. having a side or party. Ii. m. a similar instance, one in which the major term is found (sādhyavān), Bhāṣāp. 72. Iii. m. a partisan.

Sapakṣa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sa and pakṣa (पक्ष).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sapakṣa (सपक्ष).—1. [masculine] partisan, adherent, friend; partaker, companion. Abstr. [feminine], tva [neuter]

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Sapakṣa (सपक्ष).—2. & ka [adjective] winged, feathered (arrow); befriended.

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

1) Sapakṣa (सपक्ष):—[=sa-pakṣa] mfn. (7. sa+p) having wings, winged, [Mahābhārata; Harivaṃśa] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] feathered (as an arrow), [Śiśupāla-vadha]

3) [v.s. ...] having partisans or friends, [ib.]

4) [v.s. ...] containing the major term or subject, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

5) [v.s. ...] m. ‘taking the same side’, an adherent, friend (-tā f. -tva n.), [Kāvya literature; Kathāsaritsāgara]

6) [v.s. ...] m. partaker, one being in like or similar circumstances, [Naiṣadha-carita]

7) [v.s. ...] (in logic) an instance on the same side (e.g. the common illustration of ‘the culinary hearth’), a similar instance or one in which the major term is found, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sapakṣa (सपक्ष):—[sa-pakṣa] (kṣaḥ) 1. m. A partisan, one on the same side. a. Winged.

[Sanskrit to German]

Sapaksha 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

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Sapakṣa (सपक्ष):—(a) winged, having wings; belonging to the same side/party; hence ~[] (nf).

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Sapakṣa (ಸಪಕ್ಷ):—[adjective] having wings; winged.

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Sapakṣa (ಸಪಕ್ಷ):—[noun] a man belonging to a party, side or group.

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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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