Caturthika, Cāturthika: 11 definitions


Caturthika means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 Chaturthika.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Caturthika in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

cāturthika (चातुर्थिक).—m (S) The fourth day ague, quartan. See jvara

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

cāturthika (चातुर्थिक).—n The fourth day ague.

context information

Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

Discover the meaning of caturthika in the context of Marathi from relevant books on Exotic India

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Caturthika in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Cāturthika (चातुर्थिक).—a. (- f.) [चतुर्थे अह्नि भवः ठक् वुञ् वा (caturthe ahni bhavaḥ ṭhak vuñ vā)]

1) Quartan, occurring every fourth day.

-kaḥ A quartan ague.

See also (synonyms): cāturthaka.

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

Caturthikā (चतुर्थिका).—f.

(-kā) A Pala. E. kan fem. form added to caturtha.

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

Cāturthika (चातुर्थिक).—[adjective] appearing every fourth day; [substantive] the quartan ague.

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

1) Caturthikā (चतुर्थिका):—[from caturthaka > catasṛ] f. a weight of 4 Karṣas, [Śārṅgadhara-saṃhitā i, 24; Aṣṭāṅga-hṛdaya v, 6, 27.]

2) Cāturthika (चातुर्थिक):—[from cātura] mfn. ([from] caturtha) idem, [Lāṭyāyana vii, 7, 29; Tāṇḍya-brāhmaṇa [Scholiast or Commentator]]

3) [v.s. ...] m. a quartan ague, [Horace H. Wilson]

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

Caturthikā (चतुर्थिका):—(kā) 1. f. A pala.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Cāturthika (चातुर्थिक) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Cāutthiya.

[Sanskrit to German]

Caturthika in German

context information

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.

Discover the meaning of caturthika in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Caturthika in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Cāturthika (ಚಾತುರ್ಥಿಕ):—[adjective] of or relating to the fourth one.

--- OR ---

Cāturthika (ಚಾತುರ್ಥಿಕ):—[noun] any kind of fever that repeats every fourth day.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

Discover the meaning of caturthika in the context of Kannada from relevant books on Exotic India

See also (Relevant definitions)

Relevant text

Help me keep this site Ad-Free

For over a decade, this site has never bothered you with ads. I want to keep it that way. But I humbly request your help to keep doing what I do best: provide the world with unbiased truth, wisdom and knowledge.

Let's make the world a better place together!

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: