Karkaranga, Karkarāṅga, Karkara-anga: 5 definitions


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

Karkarāṅga (कर्कराङ्ग).—the Khañjana bird.

Derivable forms: karkarāṅgaḥ (कर्कराङ्गः).

Karkarāṅga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms karkara and aṅga (अङ्ग).

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

Karkarāṅga (कर्कराङ्ग).—m.

(-ṅgaḥ) A gallinule. E. karkara firm, and aṅga body.

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

Karkarāṅga (कर्कराङ्ग):—[from karkara] m. idem, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Karkarāṅga (कर्कराङ्ग):—[karkarā+ṅga] (ṅgaḥ) 1. m. A gallinule.

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Karkaranga 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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