Akaza Cologne Sanskrit Dictionary: AkAza m. (Ved.) or (later) n. (ifc. f. {A}) a free or open space , vacuity the ether , sky or atmosphere ({am}) n. (in philos.) the subtle and ethereal fluid (supposed to fill and pervade the universe and to be the peculiar vehicle of life and of sound) Brahma (as identical with ether) L. ; = {AkAza-bhASita} below Comm. on e}) loc. ind. in the air (a stage direction implying something said by or to a person out of sight)