Daivika: 12 definitions

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Daivika means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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 Daivik.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

daivika (दैविक).—a (S) Relating to or proceeding from the gods;--esp. used of diseases or calamities.

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daivika (दैविक).—n (S) Destiny or fortune.

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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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Daivika (दैविक).—a. (- f.) [देव-ठक् (deva-ṭhak)] Relating to the gods, divine; अहोरात्रे विभजते सूर्यो मानुषदैविके (ahorātre vibhajate sūryo mānuṣadaivike) Manusmṛti 1.65;8.49.

-kam An inevitable accident.

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

Daivika (दैविक).—mfn.

(-kaḥ-kī-kaṃ) Of or relating to the gods, divine, deific, &c. E. deva a deity, and ṭhak aff.

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

Daivika (दैविक).—i. e. deva + ika, I. adj. 1. Divine, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 1, 65. 2. Caused by the gods, [Yājñavalkya, (ed. Stenzler.)] 2, 113. Ii. n. An inevitable accident, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 8, 109; [Yājñavalkya, (ed. Stenzler.)] 2, 66.

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

Daivika (दैविक).—[adjective] relating to the gods, divine.

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

1) Daivika (दैविक):—[from daiva] mf(ī)n. peculiar or relating to the gods, coming from gods, divine, [Manu-smṛti; Purāṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] n. a fatal accident or chance, [Yājñavalkya ii, 66]

3) [v.s. ...] a [particular] Śrāddha (on behalf of the gods, [especially] the Viśve Devās), [Religious Thought and Life in India 305.]

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

Daivika (दैविक):—[(kaḥ-kā-kaṃ) a.] Of or relating to the gods, divine.

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

Daivika (दैविक) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Daiviga, Deviya.

[Sanskrit to German]

Daivika 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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Hindi dictionary

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Daivika (दैविक) [Also spelled daivik]:—(a) divine, godly, pertaining to or inspired by god(s).

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Daivika (ದೈವಿಕ):—

1) [adjective] belonging to, coming from or bestowed by, the gods; divine; celestial; godly.

2) [adjective] got by chance or luck.

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Daivika (ದೈವಿಕ):—

1) [noun] a divine power, virtue.

2) [noun] an inevitable, often unfortunate, happening.

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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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