Carmakaraka, Carmakāraka, Carman-karaka: 4 definitions
Carmakaraka 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 dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Carmakāraka (चर्मकारक).—a worker in leather.
Derivable forms: carmakārakaḥ (चर्मकारकः).
Carmakāraka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms carman and kāraka (कारक).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Carmakāraka (चर्मकारक):—[=carma-kāraka] [from carma] m. a shoemaker, [Horace H. Wilson]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Carmakāraka (चर्मकारक):—[carma-kāraka] (kaḥ) 1. m. Worker in skins, a shoe-maker or currier.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
Carmakāraka (चर्मकारक) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Cammāraya.
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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