Gramagrihyaka, aka: Grāmagṛhyaka, Grama-grihyaka; 1 Definition(s)

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The Sanskrit term Grāmagṛhyaka can be transliterated into English as Gramagrhyaka or Gramagrihyaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Grāmagṛhyaka (ग्रामगृह्यक).—a village-carpenter.

Derivable forms: grāmagṛhyakaḥ (ग्रामगृह्यकः).

Grāmagṛhyaka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms grāma and gṛhyaka (गृह्यक).

(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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