Kalandara: 7 definitions



Kalandara 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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

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

kalandara (कलंदर).—m (See kalindara) A certain wild animal.

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kalandarā (कलंदरा) [or कलंद्रा, kalandrā].—m ( H) A silk and cotton stuff. 2 The shell of a tent.

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kāḷandarā (काळंदरा).—a (kāḷā & undīra Black as a rat.) Exceedingly black. Used abusively.

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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»] — Kalandara in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kalandara (कलन्दर).—A man of a mixed tribe.

Derivable forms: kalandaraḥ (कलन्दरः).

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

Kalandara (कलन्दर).—m.

(-raḥ) A man of a mixed caste.

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

Kalandara (कलन्दर):—m. a man of a mixed caste, [Brahma-purāṇa]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

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

Kalandara (कलन्दर):—m. Bez. einer Mischlingskaste, der Sohn eines Leṭa(?) und einer Tīvara-Frau, [BRAHMAV. Pāṇini’s acht Bücher im Śabdakalpadruma]

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Kalandara (कलन्दर):—vgl. [Oxforder Handschriften 21,b,27.] pādarīkalandara (nach [WEBER] = pers. قالندر ; vgl. [VAJRAS. 230,] [Nalopākhyāna]) [Weber’s Verzeichniss No. 558.]

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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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