Astrakaraka, Astrakāraka, Astra-karaka: 3 definitions
Astrakaraka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Astrakāraka (अस्त्रकारक).—a maker of weapons.
Derivable forms: astrakārakaḥ (अस्त्रकारकः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-kaḥ) An armourer. E. astra and kāraka who makes: so astrakāraḥ and astrakārin m. (-rī.)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Astrakāraka (अस्त्रकारक):—[=astra-kāraka] [from astra] m. a maker of weapons, armourer, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
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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Starts with: Astrakarakarin.
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