Celika, Celikā: 6 definitions
Celika 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 Chelika.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) A bodice.
2) Silk-cloth.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-kā) A corset, a boddice. E. cela clothes, ṇvul aff. paṭṭavasane . (celira kāpaḍa) .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Celikā (चेलिका):—[from celaka > cela] f. a corset, bodice, [Padma-purāṇa iv.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Celikā (चेलिका):—(kā) 1. f. A bodice.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Cēlika (ಚೇಲಿಕ):—[noun] a man who stitches, repairs or alters clothes; a tailor.
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Cēḷika (ಚೇಳಿಕ):—[noun] = ಚೇಲಿಕ [celika].
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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