Shailushika, Śailūṣika: 4 definitions


Shailushika 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 term Śailūṣika can be transliterated into English as Sailusika or Shailushika, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Shailushika in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śailūṣika (शैलूषिक).—One who follows the profession of an actor.

-kī An actress.

Derivable forms: śailūṣikaḥ (शैलूषिकः).

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

Śailūṣika (शैलूषिक).—m.

(-kaḥ) One who follows the profession of an actor. E. śailūṣa, ṭhak aff.

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

Śailūṣika (शैलूषिक):—[from śailūṣa] mf(ī). = śailūṣa, ṣī, [Prāyaścitta-tattva]

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Shailushika 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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