Ahimakara, Ahima-kara: 4 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Ahimakara (अहिमकर).—the sun मरुतांपतिः स्विदहिमांशुरुत (marutāṃpatiḥ svidahimāṃśuruta) Kirātārjunīya 12.15; ददतमन्तरिताहिमदीधितिम् (dadatamantaritāhimadīdhitim) Śiśupālavadha 6.41; पर्यन्तादहिममयूखमण्डलस्य (paryantādahimamayūkhamaṇḍalasya) Kirātārjunīya 7.9; उदयमहिम (udayamahima) (raśmi) रोचिर्याति शीतांशुरस्तम् (rociryāti śītāṃśurastam) | Śiśupālavadha 11.64.
Derivable forms: ahimakaraḥ (अहिमकरः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ahimakara (अहिमकर):—[=a-hima-kara] [from a-hima] m. ‘having hot rays’, the sun, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
Ahimakara (अहिमकर) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Ahimayara.
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [noun] the heat ray.
2) [noun] the sun, whose rays are hot.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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Ends with: Mahimakara.
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