Grihakukkuta, aka: Gṛhakukkuṭa, Griha-kukkuta; 3 Definition(s)

Introduction

Grihakukkuta 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.

The Sanskrit term Gṛhakukkuṭa can be transliterated into English as Grhakukkuta or Grihakukkuta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

[Grihakukkuta in Marathi glossaries]

gṛhakukkuṭa (गृहकुक्कुट).—m S gṛhamārjāra m n S gṛhaśvāna n S and numerous similar formations. The domestic cock, cat, dog &c.

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

gṛhakukkuṭa (गृहकुक्कुट).—m gṛhamārjāra n gṛhaśvāna n &c. The domestic cock, cat, dog &c.

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

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

[Grihakukkuta in Sanskrit glossaries]

Gṛhakukkuṭa (गृहकुक्कुट).—a domestic cock.

Derivable forms: gṛhakukkuṭaḥ (गृहकुक्कुटः).

Gṛhakukkuṭa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms gṛha and kukkuṭa (कुक्कुट).

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

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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