Jalatmika, Jalātmikā, Jala-atmika: 6 definitions

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Jalātmikā (जलात्मिका).—a leech.

Jalātmikā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms jala and ātmikā (आत्मिका).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Jalātmikā (जलात्मिका).—f.

(-kā) 1. A leech. 2. A well. E. jala and ātmā being, existence, kap aff. jalam eva ātmā asyām .

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Jalātmikā (जलात्मिका):—[from jala] f. a leech, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] [varia lectio] for lāmbikā, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Jalātmikā (जलात्मिका):—[jalā+tmikā] (kā) 1. f. A leech; a well.

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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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