Acchadaka, Ācchādaka: 6 definitions



Acchadaka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

Alternative spellings of this word include Achchhadaka.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Acchadaka in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

ācchādaka (आच्छादक).—a S That covers or overspreads; also that conceals or hides.

context information

Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Acchadaka in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ācchādaka (आच्छादक).—a. Covering, concealing.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Ācchādaka (आच्छादक).—[adjective] concealing, covering.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Ācchādaka (आच्छादक):—[=ā-cchādaka] [from ā-cchad] mfn. concealing, hiding, [Sāyaṇa] (on, [Ṛg-veda])

2) [v.s. ...] protecting, defending, [Viṣṇu-smṛti, viṣṇu-sūtra, vaiṣṇava-dharma-śāstra]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Ācchādaka (आच्छादक):—(wie eben) adj. verhüllend, verbergend: asuraiḥ paridhayaḥ paridhāyakāḥ kūpasyācchādakā sthāpitāḥ Cit. bei [Sāyaṇa] zu [Ṛgveda 1, 52, 5.]

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Ācchādaka (आच्छादक):—, ācchādakatva auch [Vedānta lecture No. 27.] [Sāyaṇa] zu [Ṛgveda Bd. I, S. 44, 5. fg.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Ācchādaka (आच्छादक):—Adj. verhüllend , verbergend. Davon Nom.abstr. tva n. [259,12.]

context information

Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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