Gadyanaka, Gadyāṇaka, Gadyānaka: 6 definitions

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary

Gadyānaka.—(EI 28), gadyāṇaka (IE 8-8; EI 27), same as gadyāna or gadyāṇa; name of a coin; a coin weighing 48 ratis according to the Lilāvatī. Note: gadyānaka 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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Gadyānaka.—same as gadyāṇaka or gadyāṇa (q. v.). Note: gadyānaka 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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Gadyāṇaka.—same as gadyāṇa. Note: gadyāṇaka 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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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Gadyāṇaka (गद्याणक) or Gadyānaka (गद्यानक).—A weight equal to 48 Guṅjās; cf. Y.3.258 com.

Derivable forms: gadyāṇakaḥ (गद्याणकः), gadyānakaḥ (गद्यानकः).

See also (synonyms): gadyālaka.

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

Gadyānaka (गद्यानक).—n.

(-kaṃ) A weight either of sixty-four or forty-eight Rattis; also read gadyālaka.

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

1) Gadyāṇaka (गद्याणक):—[from gadyāṇa] m. idem, [Horace H. Wilson]

2) Gadyānaka (गद्यानक):—[from gadyāṇa] ([Horace H. Wilson]) m. idem

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

Gadyānaka (गद्यानक):—(kaṃ) 1. n. A weight of 34 or 48 rettis. Also gadyālaka.

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