Angulika, Aṅgulika, Aṅgulikā, Aṅgulīka, Amgulika: 10 definitions


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

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

Aṅgulika, (nt.) (=aṅgulī) a finger J.III, 13 (pañc°); V, 204 (vaṭṭ° = pavāḷ° aṅkurasadisā vaṭṭaṅgulī p. 207). See also pañcaṅgulika. (Page 7)

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Aṅgulikā (अङ्गुलिका).—

1) = अङ्गुलि (aṅguli).

2) A sort of ant.

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Aṅgulīka (अङ्गुलीक).—[aṅgulau-rau bhavam, svārthe kan] A finger-ring; तव सुचरितमङ्गुलीयं नूनं प्रतनु ममेव (tava sucaritamaṅgulīyaṃ nūnaṃ pratanu mameva) Ś. 6.1; m. also; काकुत्स्थस्याङ्गुलीयकः (kākutsthasyāṅgulīyakaḥ) Bhaṭṭikāvya 8.118.

Derivable forms: aṅgulīkam (अङ्गुलीकम्).

See also (synonyms): aṅgulīya, aṅgurīya, aṅgurīka, aṅgulīyaka, aṅgurīyaka.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Aṅgulikā (अङ्गुलिका).—(1) (Pali id., = Sanskrit aṅguli) finger; only in ekāṅgulikayā or pl. °kābhis, (pointing) with single finger(s): sg. Lalitavistara 49.3; 67.12; pl. Lalitavistara 290.17; (2) = Sanskrit aṅgulīya(ka), finger-ring; both times with v.l. aṅgulīkā, probably read so (MIndic reduction, § 3.118, of aṅgulīy- akā, q.v.), Mahāvastu ii.73.1; 102.16.

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Aṅgulīkā (अङ्गुलीका).—see aṅgulikā (2).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Aṅgulīka (अङ्गुलीक).—mn.

(-kaḥ-kaṃ) A finger ring. E. aṅgulī and kan aff.

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Āṅgulika (आङ्गुलिक).—mfn.

(-kaḥ-kī-kaṃ) Like a finger. E. aṅgulī and ṭhak aff.

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

1) Aṅgulikā (अङ्गुलिका):—[from aṅguli > aṅgula] f. a kind of ant, [Suśruta]

2) Āṅgulika (आङ्गुलिक):—[from āṅgula] mfn. ([from] aṅguli), ‘like a finger’ [Pāṇini 5-3, 108.]

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

Aṅgulīka (अङ्गुलीक):—m. n.

(-kaḥ-kam) A finger ring. E. aṅgulī, taddh. aff. kan. See aṅgulīyaka.

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

1) Aṅgulīka (अङ्गुलीक):—[(kaḥ-kaṃ)] 1. m. n. A fingerring.

2) Āṅgulika (आङ्गुलिक):—[(kaḥ-kī-kaṃ) a.] Finger like.

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Angulika 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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Aṃgulika (ಅಂಗುಲಿಕ):—[noun] = ಅಂಗುಲ - [amgula -] 1.

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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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