Cakraphala, Cakra-phala: 6 definitions


Cakraphala 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 Chakraphala.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Cakraphala (चक्रफल).—a kind of discus.

Derivable forms: cakraphalam (चक्रफलम्).

Cakraphala is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms cakra and phala (फल).

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

Cakraphala (चक्रफल).—n.

(-laṃ) A missile weapon, a kind of discus. E. cakra and phala fruit, bearing a discus as it were for fruit.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Cakraphala (चक्रफल):—[=cakra-phala] [from cakra] n. a missile weapon (kind of discus), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Cakraphala (चक्रफल):—[cakra-phala] (laṃ) 1. n. A missile weapon, a kind of discus.

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Cakraphala in German

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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 (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.

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