Jhankrita, Jhaṅkṛta, Jhāṅkṛta, Jhamkrita: 3 definitions


Jhankrita 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 terms Jhaṅkṛta and Jhāṅkṛta can be transliterated into English as Jhankrta or Jhankrita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Jhankrita in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Jhaṅkṛta (झङ्कृत).—A low murmuring sound, as the buzzing of bees; (ayaṃ) दिगन्तानातेने मधुपकुलझङ्कारभरितान् (digantānātene madhupakulajhaṅkārabharitān) Bv.1.33;4.29; Bhartṛhari 1.9; Amaruśataka 48; Pañcatantra (Bombay) 5.53.

Derivable forms: jhaṅkṛtam (झङ्कृतम्).

See also (synonyms): jhaṅkāra.

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Jhāṅkṛta (झाङ्कृत).—

1) A tinkling ornament worn round the feet.

2) A splashing sound (as of falling cascades); स्थाने स्थाने मुखरककुभो झाङ्कृतैर्निर्झराणाम् (sthāne sthāne mukharakakubho jhāṅkṛtairnirjharāṇām) Uttararāmacarita 2.14.

Derivable forms: jhāṅkṛtam (झाङ्कृतम्).

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

Jhāṅkṛta (झाङ्कृत):—(taṃ) 1. n. A tinkling ornament worn on the toes or feet.

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Jhankrita in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Jhaṃkṛta (ಝಂಕೃತ):—[noun] the jingling or metallic sound (as of bracelets, bells).

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Jhāṃkṛta (ಝಾಂಕೃತ):—

1) [noun] an ornament for the ankles that makes a jingling sound.

2) [noun] the sound made by the wind moving at a very high speed.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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