Kankanika, aka: Kaṅkaṇikā; 2 Definition(s)


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Kaṅkaṇikā (कङ्कणिका).—= Sanskrit kiṅkiṇikā, bell: MPS 34.72,79, 85.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Kaṅkaṇīkā (कङ्कणीका).—f.

(-kā) See kaṅkaṇī. E. kaṇ to sound in the reiterative form, and īkan Unadi aff.

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