Bhogikanta, aka: Bhogikānta, Bhogin-kanta; 2 Definition(s)


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Bhogikānta (भोगिकान्त).—wind, air.

Derivable forms: bhogikāntaḥ (भोगिकान्तः).

Bhogikānta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhogin and kānta (कान्त).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bhogikānta (भोगिकान्त).—m.

(-ntaḥ) Air, wind. E. bhogi a snake and kānta friend.

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