Cakoraka: 2 definitions


Cakoraka 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Chakoraka.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Cakoraka (चकोरक).—nt. (compare JM. caora, a kind of dish, Sama-rāiccakahā), acc. to Tibetan and Chin. apparently a covered cup or vessel used as a lamp: Mvy 8953 = Tibetan skoṅ po (or skoṅ bu, or sgron bu; the first two cup or vessel, the third lamp) kha sbyar (mouth closed); Chin. covered lamp vessel.

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

Cakoraka (चकोरक).—m.

(-kaḥ) The Greek partridge: see the preceding.

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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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