Shakyata, Śakyatā: 5 definitions


Shakyata 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 Śakyatā can be transliterated into English as Sakyata or Shakyata, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śakyatā (शक्यता).—

1) Possibility, practicability.

2) Capacity, capability.

See also (synonyms): śakyatva.

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

Śakyatā (शक्यता).—f.

(-tā) Possibility. E. tal added to the last; also with tva, śakyatvaṃ .

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

Śakyatā (शक्यता):—[=śakya-tā] [from śakya > śak] f. possibility, practicability, capacity, capability, [Sarvadarśana-saṃgraha] (-tāvacchedaka n. = śakyāṃśe bhāsamāna-dharmaḥ, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.])

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

Śakyatā (शक्यता):—(tā) 1. f. Possibility.

[Sanskrit to German]

Shakyata 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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