Yupalakshya, aka: Yūpalakṣya, Yupa-lakshya; 2 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Yūpalakṣya can be transliterated into English as Yupalaksya or Yupalakshya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Yūpalakṣya (यूपलक्ष्य).—a bird (?).

Derivable forms: yūpalakṣyaḥ (यूपलक्ष्यः).

Yūpalakṣya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms yūpa and lakṣya (लक्ष्य).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Yūpalakṣya (यूपलक्ष्य).—m.

(-kṣyaḥ) A bird. E. yūpa a sacrificial post, put for any post, and lakṣya an aim; a sort of net being made about a post, on which birds may alight.

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