Karmantika, Kārmāntika, Karmāntika, Karman-antika, Karmamtika: 8 definitions

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Karmantika means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. 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.

India history and geography

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary

Karmāntika.—(IA 14; LL), ‘the superintendent of a work’. Cf. Kārmāntika. Note: karmāntika is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

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Kārmāntika.—(HD), superintendent of the mines and state manufactories. See Arthaśāstra, I. 12 (mentioned among the 18 tīrthas); II. 12 (section called ākara-karmānta-pravartanam, ‘the working of mining operations and manufactories’). Cf. Karmāntika. Note: kārmāntika is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Kārmāntika (कार्मान्तिक).—A superintendent of manufactures; Kau. A.1.12.

-kam A manufactory.

Derivable forms: kārmāntikaḥ (कार्मान्तिकः).

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Karmāntika (कर्मान्तिक).—a. final.

-kaḥ a servant, workman, Rām.1.13.7.

Karmāntika is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms karman and antika (अन्तिक).

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

Karmāntika (कर्मान्तिक).—i. e. karmānta + ika, m. A workman, [Rāmāyaṇa] 1, 12, 7.

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

1) Karmāntika (कर्मान्तिक):—[from karma > karman] mfn. completing an act, [Horace H. Wilson]

2) [v.s. ...] m. a labourer, artisan, [Rāmāyaṇa]

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

Karmāntika (कर्मान्तिक):—[karmā+ntika] (kaḥ-kī-kaṃ) a. Completing, final. 1. m. A servant.

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Karmantika in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Karmāṃtika (ಕರ್ಮಾಂತಿಕ):—[noun] = ಕರ್ಮಾಂತರ - [karmamtara -] 4.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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