Gangaka, Gaṅgākā, Gaṅgakā: 7 definitions


Gangaka 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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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Gaṅgākā (गङ्गाका) or Gaṅgakā (गङ्गका).—The Ganges.

See also (synonyms): gaṅgikā.

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

Gaṅgākā (गङ्गाका).—f.

(-kā) The river Ganges. E. kan added to the preceding; also read gaṅgakā.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

Gaṅgaka (गङ्गक) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—upādhyāya of Kṣemendra, poet. Quoted in Aucityavicāracarcā 39.

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

1) Gaṅgakā (गङ्गका):—[from gaṅga] f. ([diminutive] [from] ṅgā), the Ganges, [Vopadeva]

2) Gaṅgākā (गङ्गाका):—[from gaṅga] f. (a [diminutive] [from] ṅgā), the Ganges, [Vopadeva iv, 8.]

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

Gaṅgākā (गङ्गाका):—(kā) 1. f. The Ganges.

[Sanskrit to German]

Gangaka 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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