Alphabetical Dictionary

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akṣaran2the syllable om; a vowel; a sound; a word; name of Brahma; final beatitude; sacrifice; water; Achyranthes Aspera; religious austerity; a syllable
acintyaadj2inconceivable; surpassing thought
atasind2from this; than this; hence; henceforth; from that time; from this or that cause or reason
adhiind1more than; (prep.) on; according to
adhigam1. Ā.1to go up to; to approach; to overtake; to approach for sexual intercourse; to fall in with; to meet; to find; to discover; to obtain; to accomplish; to study; to read
adhivāsam1an inhabitant; a neighbour; one who dwells above; a habitation; abode; settlement; site; sitting before a person's house without taking food till he ceases to oppose or refuse a demand (commonly called "sitting in dharṇā"); pertinacity; perfume; fragrance; application of perfumes or fragrant cosmetics
anantaadj1endless; boundless; eternal; infinite
anādyaadj1not eatable; beginningless
anugrāhakaadj1favouring; furthering; facilitating; favourable; kind; gracious
anupaś4. Ā.1to look at; to perceive; to notice; to discover; to consider; to reflect upon (acc.); to look upon as; to take as; to show (as the path); to spy out; to look after; nach etwas sehen
anekaadj1not one; many; much; separated
anyapron1other; another
apiind1also; moreover; besides; assuredly; surely
aprameyaadj1immeasurable; unlimited; unfathomable; not to be proved
abhāvam1non-existence; nullity; absence; non-entity; negation (the seventh category in Kaṇāda's system); proof from non-existence (one of the six pramāṇas in Vedānta phil.)
abhyas1. Ā.1to throw upon; to concentrate one's attention; to practice; to study; to repeat; to multiply; to reduplicate (a sound)
arthinadj1active; industrious; one who wants or desires anything (instr. or in comp); supplicating or entreating any one (gen.); longing for; libidinous; gesch¦ftig
arthamn1aim; purpose; cause; motive; reason; advantage; use; utility (generally named with kāma and dharma); thing; object (said of the membrum virile); object of the senses; the number five; substance; wealth; property; opulence; money; (in astron.) name of the second mansion; the mansion of wealth; affair; concern; (in law) lawsuit; action; havi
aśuddhaadj2impure; inaccurate; wrong (especially said of mistakes of copyists and of errata in printing); unknown; unascertained
aśeṣatasind1totally; without remainder