Adikrit, Ādikṛt, Adi-krit: 3 definitions

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Adikrit means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

The Sanskrit term Ādikṛt can be transliterated into English as Adikrt or Adikrit, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ādikṛt (आदिकृत्).—m. the creator, an epithet of Brahmā or Viṣnu; गरीयसे ब्रह्मणोऽप्यादिकर्त्रे (garīyase brahmaṇo'pyādikartre) Bg.11.37; विशेषणे द्वे य इहादिकर्तुर्वदेदधीती स हि कैयटीयः (viśeṣaṇe dve ya ihādikarturvadedadhītī sa hi kaiyaṭīyaḥ) Śab. Kau.

Ādikṛt is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ādi and kṛt (कृत्). See also (synonyms): ādikara, ādikartṛ.

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

Ādikṛt (आदिकृत्):—[=ādi-kṛt] [from ādi] (= -kartṛ q.v.), [Viṣṇu-purāṇa]

[Sanskrit to German]

Adikrit 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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