Vishlesha, aka: Viślēṣa, Viśleṣa; 3 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit terms Viślēṣa and Viśleṣa can be transliterated into English as Vislesa or Vishlesha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

[Vishlesha in Vyakarana glossaries]

Viśleṣa (विश्लेष).—Separation of vowels that are in coalescence; showing separately the two vowels that are combined together in the Saṃhitā Text. The term is contrasted with प्रश्लेष (praśleṣa) which is the same as एकादेश (ekādeśa) in the terminology of Pāṇini.

(Source): Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar
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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[Vishlesha in Marathi glossaries]

viślēṣa (विश्लेष).—m S Separation (esp. of lovers, or of husband and wife). 2 Disunion, disjunction, separation in general. 3 In arithmetic. Difference.

(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

[Vishlesha in Sanskrit glossaries]

Viśleṣa (विश्लेष).—

1) Disunion, disjunction.

2) Especially separation of lovers, or of husband and wife.

3) Separation (in general); तनयाविश्लेषदुखैः (tanayāviśleṣadukhaiḥ) Ś.4.6; चरणारविन्दविश्लेष (caraṇāravindaviśleṣa) R.13.23.

4) Absence, loss, bereavement.

5) A chasm.

6) (In Arith.) The converse of addition.

Derivable forms: viśleṣaḥ (विश्लेषः).

(Source): DDSA: The practical 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. 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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