Tritiyaka, Tṛtīyaka: 8 definitions


Tritiyaka 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 Tṛtīyaka can be transliterated into English as Trtiyaka or Tritiyaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Shaktism (Shakta philosophy)

[«previous next»] — Tritiyaka in Shaktism glossary
Source: Google Books: Manthanabhairavatantram

Tṛtīyaka (तृतीयक) refers to “the third”, according to the Śrīmatottara-tantra, an expansion of the Kubjikāmatatantra: the earliest popular and most authoritative Tantra of the Kubjikā cult.—Accordingly, “(By knowing) Āṇava, the one associated with Śākta and Śāmbhava, the third [i.e., tṛtīyaka], he certainly knows the threefold Command”.

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Shakta (शाक्त, śākta) or Shaktism (śāktism) represents a tradition of Hinduism where the Goddess (Devi) is revered and worshipped. Shakta literature includes a range of scriptures, including various Agamas and Tantras, although its roots may be traced back to the Vedas.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

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

Tṛtīyaka (तृतीयक).—a.

1) Recurring every third day, tertian (as a fever).

2) Occurring for the third time.

3) The third.

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

Tṛtīyaka (तृतीयक).—m.

(-kaḥ) A tertian ague. E. kana added to the last.

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

Tṛtīyaka (तृतीयक).—[tṛtīya + ka], adj. Tertian, [Suśruta] 2, 405, 14.

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

1) Tṛtīyaka (तृतीयक):—[from tṛta] mfn. ([Pāṇini 5-2, 81]) recurring every 3rd day, tertian (fever), [Atharva-veda i, v, xix; Suśruta]

2) [v.s. ...] occurring for the 3rd time, [Pāṇini 5-2, 77; Kāśikā-vṛtti]

3) [v.s. ...] the 3rd, Srut, [Sāhitya-darpaṇa vi, 226 and 239]

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

Tṛtīyaka (तृतीयक):—(kaḥ) 1. m. A tertian ague.

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Tritiyaka 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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