Amaka, Āmaka: 8 definitions


Amaka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, 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.

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Pali-English dictionary

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

āmaka : (adj.) raw; fresh; uncooked; not ripe.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Āmaka, (adj.) (= āma2) raw, uncooked D.I, 5 = Pug.58 (°maṃsa raw flesh); M.I, 80 (titta-kalābu āmaka-cchinno).

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

amakā (अमका).—a (amuka) A certain person, a particular person, some one, such a one. 2 (Used with a noun.) Certain, particular, some (person or thing).

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

amakā (अमका).—a A certain person, some one. Certain, particular.

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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 dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Āmaka (आमक).—a. Raw.

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

Āmaka (आमक):—[from āma] mfn. raw, uncooked, etc., [Suśruta]

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Amaka 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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