Karakini, Karakiṇī: 1 definition

Introduction

Introduction:

Karakini 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Karakiṇī (करकिणी).—(compare Sanskrit and Pali karaka, water-pot), some [Page169-a+ 71] kind of vessel or bottle, app. for carrying water: Mahāvyutpatti 9386 (said to be synonym of kuṇḍikā, 9387) = Tibetan ril ba spyi (phyi) blugs, gourd-shaped bottle ([Tibetan-English Dictionary]); Chin. bottle for (water for) washing clean hands.

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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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