Gaurilalita, aka: Gauri-lalita, Gaurīlalita; 2 Definition(s)


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Gaurīlalita (गौरीललित).—a yellow orpiment.

Derivable forms: gaurīlalitam (गौरीललितम्).

Gaurīlalita is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms gaurī and lalita (ललित).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Gaurīlalita (गौरीललित).—n.

(-taṃ) Yellow orpiment. E. gaurī the goddess, or a young girl, and lalita loved, liked; this being used as a dye to stain the clothes of women, &c.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara 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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