Shubhaksha, Śubhākṣa, Shubha-aksha, Subhaksha: 3 definitions


Shubhaksha 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 Śubhākṣa can be transliterated into English as Subhaksa or Shubhaksha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

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

Śubhākṣa (शुभाक्ष).—an epithet of Śiva.

Derivable forms: śubhākṣaḥ (शुभाक्षः).

Śubhākṣa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śubha and akṣa (अक्ष).

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

Śubhākṣa (शुभाक्ष):—[from śubha > śubh] m. ‘auspicious-eyed’, Name of Śiva, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Shubhaksha in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Subhakṣa (ಸುಭಕ್ಷ):—[noun] rich, sumptuous food.

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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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