Hotrika, Hotṛka: 3 definitions
Hotrika 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.
The Sanskrit term Hotṛka can be transliterated into English as Hotrka or Hotrika, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Hotṛka (होतृक).—An assistant of the Hotṛ.
Derivable forms: hotṛkaḥ (होतृकः).
See also (synonyms): hotraka.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Hotṛka (होतृक).—[masculine] = hotraka.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Hotṛka (होतृक):—[from hotṛ] m. = hotraka, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; Lāṭyāyana etc.]
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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Starts with: Hotrikarman.
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Satapatha Brahmana (by Julius Eggeling)
Kāṇḍa XIII, adhyāya 7, brāhmaṇa 1 < [Thirteenth Kāṇḍa]
Kāṇḍa XIII, adhyāya 5, brāhmaṇa 4 < [Thirteenth Kāṇḍa]
Kāṇḍa XIII, adhyāya 6, brāhmaṇa 2 < [Thirteenth Kāṇḍa]
The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)