Dushkalevara, Duṣkalevara, Dus-kalevara, Dutkalevara: 2 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Duṣkalevara can be transliterated into English as Duskalevara or Dushkalevara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Duṣkalevara (दुष्कलेवर).—n. the vile body, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 5, 19, 13.

Duṣkalevara is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dus and kalevara (कलेवर).

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

Duṣkalevara (दुष्कलेवर):—[=duṣ-kalevara] [from duṣ > dur] n. ‘the bad or miserable body’ [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

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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. 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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