Apupika, Āpūpika: 7 definitions
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Āpūpika (आपूपिक).—a. (-kī f.) [ अपूप-ठक् (apūpa-ṭhak)]
1) A good maker of अपूप (apūpa) (cakes).
2) Accustomed to eat cakes.
3) Fond of cakes, eating cakes (with benefit).
4) Selling cakes.
5) Baking cakes.
6) Forming an ingredient of cakes, good for cakes. (as guḍa).
-kaḥ A baker; confectioner.
-kam A multitude of cakes. (apūpānāṃ samūhaḥ).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-kaḥ-kī-kaṃ) 1. A baker. 2. A confectioner. 3. One who eats cakes, one for whom they are good, &c. n.
(-kaṃ) A multitude of cakes. E. apūpa a cake, ṭhak or ṭhañ aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Apūpikā (अपूपिका):—[from apūpaka > apūpa] f. ([Kathāsaritsāgara]) = apūpa, a cake etc.
2) Āpūpika (आपूपिक):—mfn. ([from] apūpa), relating to cakes (as selling or eating or making cakes) [commentator or commentary] on [Pāṇini]
3) m. a baker, confectioner, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
4) n. a multitude of cakes, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Āpūpika (आपूपिक):—[ā-pūpika] (kaḥ) 1. m. A baker. n. Multitude of cakes.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
1) [noun] a maker of cakes; a baker; a confectioner.
2) [noun] a heap of cakes.
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: Dandapupika, Gudapupika.
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