Gopakanya, Gopakanyā: 5 definitions
Gopakanya 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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-nyā) 1. The daughter of a cowhered. 2. A nymph of Brindaban. 3. A medicinal plant. E. gopa, and kanyā a daughter.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Gopakanyā (गोपकन्या):—[=go-pa-kanyā] [from go-pa] f. idem, 4081 and 4085
2) [v.s. ...] the gopā plant, [Bhāvaprakāśa v.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Gopakanyā (गोपकन्या):—[gopa-kanyā] (nyā) 1. f. Milkmaid.
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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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