Adhikarmakrita, Adhikarmakṛta, Adhikarman-krita: 5 definitions

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The Sanskrit term Adhikarmakṛta can be transliterated into English as Adhikarmakrta or Adhikarmakrita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Adhikarmakṛta (अधिकर्मकृत).—[adhikarma kṛtaṃ yena niṣṭhāntasya paranipātaḥ] one appointed to superintend an institution or establishment; सर्वेष्वधिकृतो यः स्यात् कुटुम्बस्य तथोपरि । सोऽधिकर्मकृतो ज्ञेयः स च कौटुम्बिकः स्मृतः (sarveṣvadhikṛto yaḥ syāt kuṭumbasya tathopari | so'dhikarmakṛto jñeyaḥ sa ca kauṭumbikaḥ smṛtaḥ) || In families he is the head or paterfamilias

Derivable forms: adhikarmakṛtaḥ (अधिकर्मकृतः).

Adhikarmakṛta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms adhikarman and kṛta (कृत).

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

Adhikarmakṛta (अधिकर्मकृत):—[=adhi-karma-kṛta] [from adhi-karman > adhi-kṛ] m. person appointed to superintend an establishment.

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

Adhikarmakṛta (अधिकर्मकृत):—[tatpurusha compound] m.

(-taḥ) The master or chief of a fa-mily, one who superintends all family affairs. E. adhikarman and kṛta.

[Sanskrit to German]

Adhikarmakrita in German

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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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