Dhanakama, Dhanakāma, Dhana-kama: 4 definitions
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Dhanakāma (धनकाम).—a. covetous, greedy.
Dhanakāma is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dhana and kāma (काम). See also (synonyms): dhanakāmya.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Dhanakāma (धनकाम):—[=dhana-kāma] [from dhana > dhan] (dhana.) mfn. desirous of wealth, covetous, [Atharva-veda]
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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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Ends with: Nidhanakama.
Full-text: Nidhanakama, Dhanakamya.
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Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 9.61.27 < [Sukta 61]