Bhritakadhyapaka, aka: Bhṛtakādhyāpaka, Bhritaka-adhyapaka; 2 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Bhṛtakādhyāpaka can be transliterated into English as Bhrtakadhyapaka or Bhritakadhyapaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Bhṛtakādhyāpaka (भृतकाध्यापक).—a hired teacher.

Derivable forms: bhṛtakādhyāpakaḥ (भृतकाध्यापकः).

Bhṛtakādhyāpaka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhṛtaka and adhyāpaka (अध्यापक).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bhṛtakādhyāpaka (भृतकाध्यापक).—m.

(-kaḥ) A hired teacher, one who gives instructions for pay. E. bhṛtaka, and adhyāpaka a teacher.

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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