Codaka: 12 definitions


Codaka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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 Chodaka.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

1) Codaka (चोदक).—An objector; the word is common in the Commentary Literature where likely objections to a particular statement are raised, without specific reference to any individual objector, and replies are given, simply with a view to making matters clear;

2) Codaka.—Repetition of a word with इति (iti) interposed: cf. चेदकः परिग्रहः इत्यनर्थान्तरम् (cedakaḥ parigrahaḥ ityanarthāntaram). See अदृष्टवर्ण (adṛṣṭavarṇa) and परिग्रह (parigraha).

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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

codaka : (m.) a plaintiff; one who censures of complains.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Codaka, (adj.) (to codeti) one who rebukes; exhorting, reproving Vin.I, 173; II 248 sq.; V, 158, 159 etc.; S.I, 63; M.I, 95 sq.; D.III, 236; A.I, 53; III, 196; IV, 193 sq.; DA.I, 40. (Page 272)

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Codaka (चोदक).—a. [cud-ṇvul] Driving, urging.

-kaḥ 1 Directing, invitation.

2) (in gram.) परिग्रह (parigraha) q. v.

3) The injunctive text or the general rule which lays down that a विकृति (vikṛti) shall be performed like its प्रकृति (prakṛti). चोदको हि प्रयोग- वचनाद् बलवत्तरः । स हि उत्पादयति प्रापयति च । प्रापितानभिसमीक्ष्य प्रयोगवचन उपसंहरति (codako hi prayoga- vacanād balavattaraḥ | sa hi utpādayati prāpayati ca | prāpitānabhisamīkṣya prayogavacana upasaṃharati) | ŚB. on MS.5.1.18; विकृतिः प्राकृतान् धर्मांश्चोदकेन गृह्णाति (vikṛtiḥ prākṛtān dharmāṃścodakena gṛhṇāti) | ŚB. on MS.5.4.22.

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

Coḍaka (चोडक).—m. or nt. (= prec.; Sanskrit colaka Lex. and rarely lit., Schmidt, Nachträge), garment(s), clothing: with bhakta (like coḍa) bhakta-coḍaka-paramo vatāyam Śikṣāsamuccaya 20.17 (prose); otherwise, coḍaka-dhovakasya, washer- man (of clothes), and coḍakāni dhovīyanti Mahāvastu ii.466.4, others in sequel; ujjhita-coḍakā (discarded garments) sāhartavyā Mahāvastu iii.264.11; coḍaka- Divyāvadāna 415.6.

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Codaka (चोदक).—adj. (= Pali id.), with bhikṣu, accusing (monk): Mūla-Sarvāstivāda-Vinaya iii.18.20 f.

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

Codaka (चोदक).—i. e. cud + aka, adj. Impelling, calling, Mahābhārata 13, 71.

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

Codaka (चोदक).—[adjective] impelling, driving.

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

1) Codaka (चोदक):—[from cud] mfn. impelling, [Mahābhārata xiii, 71]

2) [v.s. ...] m. direction, invitation, [Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra i. 10; Nyāyamālā-vistara x]

3) [v.s. ...] (in [grammar]) = pari-graha q.v., [Ṛgveda-prātiśākhya x, 10]

4) [v.s. ...] [xi, 14]

5) [v.s. ...] asker, objectioner, pupil, [Jaina literature]

6) Coḍaka (चोडक):—[from coḍa] -colaka, a jacket, [Divyāvadāna xxvii, 541.]

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

Codaka (चोदक) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Coaa.

[Sanskrit to German]

Codaka 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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Cōdaka (ಚೋದಕ):—[adjective] that urges, provokes or prompts (someone or something) into action.

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Cōdaka (ಚೋದಕ):—

1) [noun] that which urges, provokes or prompts (someone or something) into action or accelerates the process; an impelling or influencing person, thing of force; a driving agent.

2) [noun] a substance formed in an organ of the body, as in the adrenal glands, the pituitary, etc., and carried by a body fluid to another organ or tissue, where it has a specific effect; a hormone.

3) [noun] the indoleacetic acid, produced in fruits, seeds, leaves or stem tips, to promote longitudinal growth and to control bud growth, root formation, leaf abscission, etc., auxin.

4) [noun] a synthetically produced thing which acts similar to a hormone.

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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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