[INDOLOGY] Question: anokaha
LubinT at wlu.edu
Wed Oct 23 11:17:19 EDT 2019
Other than B-R’s 1) adj. das Haus nicht verlassend.
— 2) m. Baum Ak. 2, 4, 1, 5. H. 1114. Śāk. Ch. 150, 10. Ragh. 2, 13.
= M-W’s ` not quitting his home or his place '
There is a similarly formed an-oka-śāyin, m. not sleeping in a house ( as a beggar )
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Date: Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 10:07 AM
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Subject: [INDOLOGY] Question: anokaha
In Kālidāsa's Raghuvaṃśa 2.13, the word anokaha is used in the sense of a tree. Mallinātha simply paraphrases anokaha with vr̥kṣa. Has anyone seen an explanation of this word as to its constituents and etymology? Best regards,
Madhav M. Deshpande
Professor Emeritus, Sanskrit and Linguistics
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Senior Fellow, Oxford Center for Hindu Studies
[Residence: Campbell, California, USA]
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