Gatanugatika, aka: Gata-anugatika, Gatānugatika, Gātānugatika; 3 Definition(s)

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Gatanugatika means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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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Marathi-English dictionary

[Gatanugatika in Marathi glossaries]

gatānugatika (गतानुगतिक).—a S That follows in the steps of. Pr. gatānugatikō lōkō na lōkaḥ pāramārthikaḥ Men follow after and copy one another, but they follow not after the knowledge of God.

(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

gatānugatika (गतानुगतिक).—a That follows in the steps of.

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

[Gatanugatika in Sanskrit glossaries]

Gātānugatika (गातानुगतिक).—a. (- f.) Caused by blindly following or imitating custom or example.

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Gatānugatika (गतानुगतिक).—a. doing as others do, a blind follower; गतानुगतिको लोको न लोकः पार- मार्थिकः (gatānugatiko loko na lokaḥ pāra- mārthikaḥ) Pt.1.342 'people are blind followers or servile imitators'; Mu.6.5.

Gatānugatika is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms gata and anugatika (अनुगतिक).

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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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