Vacasa: 6 definitions


Vacasa means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Vachasa.

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Pali-English dictionary

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Vacasa, (adj.) (-°) (the adj. form of vaco=vacas) having speech, speaking, in cpd. saddheyya° of credible speech, trustworthy Vin. III, 189. (Page 592)

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vacasa (वचस).—a. Talkative, eloquent, wise.

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

Vacasa (वचस).—[vacas + a], adj. Talkative, eloquent, Chr. 296, 2 = [Rigveda.] i. 112, 2.

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

Vacasa (वचस).—[adjective] staggering, reeling (carriage).

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

1) Vacasa (वचस):—[from vac] 1. vacasa mfn. (for 2. See p.914, [column] 2) talkative, eloquent, wise, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

2) [v.s. ...] (ifc.) = vacas1 (See ācārya-v).

3) [from vañc] 2. vacasa mfn. (for 1. See p. 912, col. 3) moving about, rolling (said of a carriage), [Ṛg-veda]

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Vacasa 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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