Antakarin, Antakārin, Anta-karin: 5 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Antakārin (अन्तकारिन्).—a. causing death or destruction, fatal, mortal, destructive; क्षत्रिया- न्तकरणोऽपि विक्रमः (kṣatriyā- ntakaraṇo'pi vikramaḥ) R.11.75 causing the destruction of; राज्यान्तकरणावेतौ द्वौ दोषौ पृथिवीक्षिताम् (rājyāntakaraṇāvetau dvau doṣau pṛthivīkṣitām) Ms.9.221; अहमन्तकरो नूनं ध्वान्तस्येव दिवाकरः (ahamantakaro nūnaṃ dhvāntasyeva divākaraḥ) Bk.

Antakārin is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms anta and kārin (कारिन्). See also (synonyms): antakara, antakaraṇa.

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

Antakārin (अन्तकारिन्):—[=anta-kārin] [from anta] mfn. causing death, mortal, destructive.

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

Antakārin (अन्तकारिन्):—[tatpurusha compound] m. f. n.

(-rī-riṇī-ri) The same as antakara. E. anta and kārin.

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Antakarin 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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