Jatuka, Jatukā, Jatūkā: 9 definitions
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India history and geography
Jatuka.—(EI 2), a bat. Note: jatuka is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
Languages of India and abroad
jatukā : (f.) a bat.
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
Derivable forms: jatukam (जतुकम्).
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2) A bat.
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Jatūkā (जतूका).—A bat.
See also (synonyms): jatunī.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-kaṃ) Asafœtida. E. jatuka the same, and aṇ pleonastic aff. jātu garhitaṃ kaṃ jalam asmāt . hiṅguni .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Jatuka (जतुक):—[from jatu] m. ‘Name of a man’ See jant
2) [v.s. ...] n. lac, gum, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
3) [v.s. ...] = jāt, Asa foetida, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
4) Jatukā (जतुका):—[from jatuka > jatu] f. lac, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
5) [v.s. ...] = tu-kṛt, [Bhāvaprakāśa v, 2, 127]
6) [v.s. ...] = tū, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
7) [v.s. ...] a cockroach, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
8) Jatūkā (जतूका):—[from jatu] f. = tū, [vi, 9]
9) [v.s. ...] = tu-kṛt, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
10) Jātuka (जातुक):—m. the plant from which Asa foetida (jat) is obtained, [Caraka i, 27, 92]([vv.ll.] yāt and dhāt), [Suśruta i, 46, 4, 65]
11) n. Asa foetida, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Jatuka (जतुक):—(kaṃ) 1. n. Idem; asafoetida. f. A plant; a bat.
2) Jatūkā (जतूका):—(kā) 1. f. A fragrant plant.
3) Jātuka (जातुक):—(kaṃ) 1. n. Asafoetida.
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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.
1) [noun] = ಜತು [jatu].
2) [noun] a soft, brown, lumpy gum resin having a bitter, acrid taste and an obnoxious odour, obtained from the roots of the plant Ferula asafoetida of Umbelliferae family, used in medicine and seasoning or flavouring of foods; Asafoetida.
3) [noun] any mouse-like nocturnal mammal of the order Chiroptera, capable of flight by means of membranous wings extending from its forelimbs; a bat.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Jatukanni, Jatukanni Sutta, Jatukari, Jatukarna, Jatukarni, Jatukarniputra, Jatukarnya, Jatukarnyasmriti.
Ends with: Ashmajatuka, Punjatuka.
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