Veshtanaka, Veṣṭanaka: 5 definitions


Veshtanaka 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 Veṣṭanaka can be transliterated into English as Vestanaka or Veshtanaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Veṣṭanaka (वेष्टनक).—A particular position in copulation.

Derivable forms: veṣṭanakaḥ (वेष्टनकः).

See also (synonyms): veṣṭaka.

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

Veṣṭanaka (वेष्टनक).—m.

(-kaḥ) A mode of coitus.

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

Veṣṭanaka (वेष्टनक):—[from veṣṭ] m. a kind of coitus, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Veṣṭanaka (वेष्टनक) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Veṭṭhaṇaga.

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Veshtanaka 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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