Tricakshus, Tricakṣus, Tri-cakshus: 5 definitions


Tricakshus 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 Tricakṣus can be transliterated into English as Tricaksus or Tricakshus, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Trichakshus.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Tricakṣus (त्रिचक्षुस्).—m. an epithet of Śiva.

Tricakṣus is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tri and cakṣus (चक्षुस्).

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

Tricakṣus (त्रिचक्षुस्).—[adjective] three-eyed.

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

Tricakṣus (त्रिचक्षुस्):—[=tri-cakṣus] [from tri] mfn. three-eyed (Kṛṣṇa, more properly Śiva), [Mahābhārata xii, 1505.]

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Tricakshus 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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