Kalakrita, Kālakrita, Kala-krita: 9 definitions

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Kalakrita means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Kalakrita in Purana glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Kālakrita (कालक्रित).—A Veśya form of marriage.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 15. 4.
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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Kalakrita in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

kālakṛta (कालकृत).—a S In law. A form of pledging,--engaging to redeem the pledge within a term.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Kālakṛta (कालकृत).—

1) produced by time.

2) fixed, appointed.

3) lent or deposited,

4) done for a long time.

-taḥ the sun.

Kālakṛta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kāla and kṛta (कृत).

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

Kālakṛta (कालकृत).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Fixed, appointed, (as to time.) 2. Lent or deposited by a giver. 3. Produced or effected by time. m.

(-taḥ) 1. The sun: see the preceding. 2. Time. E. kāla and kṛta done.

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

Kālakṛta (कालकृत).—[adjective] temporary, passing (lit. made by time).

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

1) Kālakṛta (कालकृत):—[=kāla-kṛta] [from kāla] mfn. produced by time, [Suśruta]

2) [v.s. ...] appointed (as to time), lent or deposited (by a giver) for a certain time, [Yājñavalkya ii, 58]

3) [v.s. ...] (kāla-kārita), [Manu-smṛti viii, 348]

4) [v.s. ...] m. (= -kṛt) the sun, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

5) [v.s. ...] time, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Kālakṛta (कालकृत):—[kāla-kṛta] (taḥ) 1. m. The sun; time. a. Fixed (time), lent; produced.

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Kalakrita in German

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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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