Garaka: 6 definitions


Garaka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Garak.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

garaka (गरक).—a ( A) Drowned or sunken. 2 Lost in by absorption. 3 fig. Absorbed in; engrossed by; devoted to. 4 Sound, profound, heavy--sleep. 5 Lost, disappeared, swallowed up, utterly gone. ga0 karaṇēṃ To embezzle; to appropriate fraudulently.

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garakā (गरका).—m An encircling line; girth or circumference. 2 Encircling, environing, investing. 3 Going round or circuitously; whirling round; fetching a compass. v ghē, māra, basa. 4 fig. Perplexity, puzzle, maze. 5 The space or a ring of hair around the shenḍi. 6 A circular (damaged) patch in a field of corn.

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

garaka (गरक).—a Drowned. Absorbed in, engross- ed by, devoted to. Sound sleep. Lost. garaka karaṇēṃ Embezzle, appropriate fraudulently.

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garakā (गरका).—m Encircling, environing. Going round or circuitously, whriling round, fetching a compass. v ghē, māra, basa. Fig. Perplexity, puzzle, maze. The ring of hair round the śēṇḍī.

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

Gāraka (गारक):—[from gāra] m. Eclipta prostrata, [Demetrius Galanos’s Lexiko: sanskritikes, anglikes, hellenikes]

[Sanskrit to German]

Garaka 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

Garaka (गरक) [Also spelled garak]:—(a) immersed, submerged.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Garaka (ಗರಕ):—[adjective] absorbed deeply; engrossed (in).

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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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