Kakamarda, Kaka-marda, Kākamarda: 4 definitions



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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kākamarda (काकमर्द).—a kind of gourd [Mar. कवंडळ (kavaṃḍaḷa)].

Derivable forms: kākamardaḥ (काकमर्दः).

Kākamarda is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kāka and marda (मर्द). See also (synonyms): kākamardaka.

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

Kākamarda (काकमर्द):—[=kāka-marda] [from kāka] m. a kind of gourd (Cucumis colocynthis, mahā-kāla), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Kākamarda (काकमर्द):—(kāka + marda) m. eine Gurkenart, Cucumis colocynthis (mahākāla) [Rājanirghaṇṭa im Śabdakalpadruma] Auch kākamardaka m. [Ratnamālā im Śabdakalpadruma]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Kākamarda (काकमर्द):—m. Koloquinthengurke.

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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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