Akrita, aka: Akṛta, Ākṛta; 4 Definition(s)

Introduction

Akrita 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.

The Sanskrit terms Akṛta and Ākṛta can be transliterated into English as Akrta or Akrita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Akṛta (अकृत).—Not established; said of a grammatical operation which has not taken place e. g. अकृतसंधिकार्यम् (akṛtasaṃdhikāryam) M. Bh. on V. 2.100, W. 3.84, also कृताकृतप्रसङ्गि नित्यम् (kṛtākṛtaprasaṅgi nityam) M. Bh. on VI.4.62.

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar
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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

akṛta (अकृत).—a (S) Unperformed, unexecuted, undone.

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akṛta (अकृत).—n S An evil deed.

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akṛta (अकृत).—a Commonly and more correctly akrīta.

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akrīta (अक्रीत).—ad (A word of correct formation, but of lax or irregular application. a neg. krīta Unpurchased, unsold, not viewed as justly and fairly transacted.) Exorbitantly, extravagantly, unduly, at a rate disproportioned to the value--selling, buying, lending at interest. v ghē, dē, yē. 2 Extravagantly in general, abnormously, not in the regular or usual course, or not at the market rate. 3 Gratuitously, for nothing (quasi as unbought or unlabored after; as unmerited or unduly acquired). Ex. mī a0 khāta nāhīṃ I eat not my bread without working for it; mī kōṇhācēṃ a0 ghēṇāra nāhīṃ I will not pocket any one's mistake; akritācā vyavahāra or vyāpāra Dishonest trading. a0 miḷavilēlā paisā jayāsa jāta nāhīṃ Money unlawfully acquired makes no prosperity; "honesty is the best policy."

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

akṛta (अकृत).—a Unperformed. n An evil deed.

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akrīta (अक्रीत).—ad Extravagantly; unduly; for nothing.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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-English dictionary

Akṛta (अकृत).—a. [kṛ-karmaṇi ktaḥ, na. ta.]

1) Not done, undone, unperformed; सर्वान् बलकृतानर्थानकृतान् मनुरब्रवीत् (sarvān balakṛtānarthānakṛtān manurabravīt) Ms.8.168; कृतं चाप्यकृतं भवेत् (kṛtaṃ cāpyakṛtaṃ bhavet) 8.117.

2) Wrongly or differently done; कृताकृतावेक्षणादौ ब्रह्मा ऋत्विङ् नियुज्यते इति याज्ञिकाः (kṛtākṛtāvekṣaṇādau brahmā ṛtviṅ niyujyate iti yājñikāḥ).

3) Incomplete, not ready (as food); अकृतं च कृतात्क्षेत्रात् (akṛtaṃ ca kṛtātkṣetrāt) (adoṣavat) Ms.1.144. not cultivated (anuptaśasyam Kull.); कृतान्नं चाकृता- न्नेन (kṛtānnaṃ cākṛtā- nnena) (nirmātavyam) 1.94 (siddhānnaṃ cāmānnena Kull.)

4) Uncreated.

5) One who has done no work.

6) Not developed or perfected, unripe, immature.

-tā One not legally regarded as a daughter and placed on a level with sons, (putrikātvena akalpitā); अकृता वा कृता वापि यं विन्देत्सदृशात्सुतम् (akṛtā vā kṛtā vāpi yaṃ vindetsadṛśātsutam) Ms.9.136; according to some, a daughter who is not by a formal declaration but only mentally appointed to supply an heir for her father (abhisaṃdhimātrakṛtā vāgvyavahāreṇa kṛtā; kṛtā = yadapatyaṃ bhavedasyāṃ tanmama syātsvadhākaram ityabhidhāya kanyādānakāle varānumatyā yā kriyate Kull.).

-tam An unperformed act; non-performance of an act; an unheard-of deed; अकृतं वै प्रजापतिः करोति (akṛtaṃ vai prajāpatiḥ karoti) Ait. Br.

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Ākṛta (आकृत).—p. p. Ved.

1) Arranged, built (as a house); यद् वा समुद्रे अध्याकृते गृहे (yad vā samudre adhyākṛte gṛhe) Rv.8.1.1.

2) Brought near to, being near; ध्यायन्त आकृतधियः शयनासनादौ तत्साम्य- मापुरनुरक्तधियां पुनः किम् (dhyāyanta ākṛtadhiyaḥ śayanāsanādau tatsāmya- māpuranuraktadhiyāṃ punaḥ kim) Bhāg.11.5.48.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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