Draunika, Drauṇika: 8 definitions

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Draunika 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Drauṇika (द्रौणिक).—a. (- f.)

1) Containing a droṇa.

2) Sown with a droṇa of grain (as a field).

-kī A vessel holding the measure droṇa.

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

Drauṇika (द्रौणिक).—mfn.

(-kaḥ-kī-kaṃ) Sown with a Drona of grain, (fields, &c.) f. () A vessel holding a Drona by measure. E. droṇa the measure, ṭhañ or ṭhan affix; also with aṇ and ṅīṣ affixes in the last sense. drauṇī .

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

Drauṇika (द्रौणिक).—i. e. droṇa + ika, I. adj., f. , Containing a Droṇa (see droṇa Ii.), e. g. pañcadrauṇika, i. e. pañcan-droṇa + ika, Containing five Droṇas, Mahābhārata 2, 2091. Ii. (m. or n.), A field which may be sown with a Droṇa of grain, [Kathāsaritsāgara, (ed. Brockhaus.)] 3, 33.

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

1) Drauṇika (द्रौणिक):—[from drauṇa > droṇa] mf(ī)n. = drauṇa [gana] niṣkādi

2) [v.s. ...] (with or [scilicet] kṣetra) a field sown with a D° of grain, [Pāṇini 5-1, 45], [Kāśikā-vṛtti]

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

Drauṇika (द्रौणिक):—[(kaḥ-kī-kaṃ) a.] Sown with a Drona of grain. f. A vessel holding a Drona.

[Sanskrit to German]

Draunika 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.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Drauṇika (ದ್ರೌಣಿಕ):—[noun] a measure of land (i.e. that much of land which requires a ದ್ರೋಣ [drona] (four koḷagas) of corn for being sown with).

context information

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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