Ekada, Ekadā: 14 definitions

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Ekada means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, the history of ancient India, 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.

India history and geography

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary

Ekadā.—(CII 1), sometimes. Note: ekadā is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

ekadā : (adv.) once; at one time.

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

Ekadā, (adv.) (fr. eka) once, at the same time, at one time, once upon a time S.I, 162; Sn.198; DhA.II, 41; Miln.213. (Page 160)

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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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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

ēkaḍā (एकडा).—m The figure one (1).

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ēkadā (एकदा).—(S) pop. ēkadāṃ ad At the same time; at once. 2 Once.

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ēkāḍa (एकाड).—a C Singular, strange, eccentric, unsocial.

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ēkāda (एकाद).—a (Better ēkhādā) One, some one, any one.

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ēkādā (एकादा).—& ēkāddusarā Better ēkhādā & ēkhāddusarā.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

ēkaḍā (एकडा).—m The figure one.

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ēkadā (एकदा) [-dāṃ, -दां].—ad At once, at the same time. Once.

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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

Ekadā (एकदा).—ind.

1) Once, once upon a time, at one time.

2) At the same time, all at once, simultaneously; एकदा न विगृह्णीयाद् बहून्राजाभिघातिनः (ekadā na vigṛhṇīyād bahūnrājābhighātinaḥ) H.4.93.

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

Ekadā (एकदा).—ind. At the same time, at once. E. eka and dāc aff.

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

Ekadā (एकदा).—[eka + dā], adv. 1. Once, [Rājataraṅgiṇī] 5, 249. 2. Sometimes, [Pañcatantra] iii. [distich] 60.

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

Ekadā (एकदा).—[adverb] at once, at the same time, sometimes, at a certain time = once upon a time.

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

1) Ekadā (एकदा):—[from eka] ind. at the same time, at once, [Sāhitya-darpaṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] sometimes, once, one time, some time ago, [Mahābhārata; Pañcatantra; Hitopadeśa etc.]

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

1) Ekada (एकद):—ind. In one place, together.

2) Ekadā (एकदा):—[eka-dā] ind. At the same time.

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Ekada 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

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Ekaḍa (एकड):—(nf) an acre.

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