Khakara, aka: Khākara, Khakāra; 3 Definition(s)


Khakara 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.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Khakāra (खकार).—The consonant ख् (kh); see ख.

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar
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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

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khākara (खाकर).—m The tapering extremity of a vāsā or rafter-pole of sāga or teak-wood.

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khākara (खाकर) [or खांकर, khāṅkara].—a Wasted and worn with age, decayed, shrunken up--animal or plant.

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khākara (खाकर) [or खांकर, khāṅkara].—n A decayed tree or plant: also a barren fruit-tree.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

khākara (खाकर).—a A decayed tree or plant. a Decayed.

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khākarā (खाकरा).—m A gob of phlegm hawked up.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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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