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सांख्य

SanskritEdit

AdjectiveEdit

सांख्य (sāṃkhya)

  1. numeral, relating to number
  2. relating to number (in grammar as expressed by the case-terminations etc.)
  3. rational, or discriminative

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

सांख्य (sāṃkhyam

  1. one who calculates or discriminates well, (especially) an adherent of the Samkhya doctrine
  2. name of a man
  3. patronymic of the Vedic rishi अत्रि (atri)
  4. name of Shiva

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

सांख्य (sāṃkhyan (according to some also m)

  1. Samkhya

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams, A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1898, page 1199