Kilakila, Kilakīla: 11 definitions

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Kilakila 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

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Kilakila in Purana glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Kilakīla (किलकील).—The important kings after the Guṇḍas, Vṛṣalas and Maunas; succeeded Ābhīras.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 74. 178; Matsya-purāṇa 273. 24.
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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

kilakilā (किलकिला) [or किलकिलीत, kilakilīta].—a Half-open and half-closed--eyes, a door, a bud &c. v hō, kara. kilakilā pāhaṇēṃ To look with half-opened eyes.

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

kilakila (किलकिल).—f m kilakilāṭa m Clamorous chirping or chattering.

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kilakila (किलकिल) or Kilakilā (किलकिला).—A sound, a cry expressing joy or pleasure; विनेदुर्मुदिताः केचित्केचित्किलकिलां तथा (vinedurmuditāḥ kecitkecitkilakilāṃ tathā) Rām.5.57.34; Māl.5.11.

-laḥ An epithet of Śiva.

Derivable forms: kilakilaḥ (किलकिलः).

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

Kilakilā (किलकिला).—f.

(-lā) Sound expressing joy, or the expression or pleasure by any sound or cry. E. kila play, sport, repeated.

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

Kilakila (किलकिल).—(cf. 2.) m. 1. A name of Śiva, Mahābhārata 12, 10365. 2. , onomatop. A cry expressing joy, [Rāmāyaṇa] 6, 26, 47.

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

Kilakila (किलकिल).—[masculine] [Epithet] of Śiva; [feminine] (onom.) shout of joy.

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

1) Kilakila (किलकिल):—m. Name of Śiva, [Mahābhārata xii, 10365]

2) m. [plural] Name of a Yavana tribe, [Viṣṇu-purāṇa] (cf. kilikila)

3) Kilakilā (किलकिला):—[from kilakila] f. (an onomatopoetic word), sounds or cries expressing joy, or the expression of joy by any sound or cry, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa; Mahāvīra-caritra; Bālarāmāyaṇa]

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Kilakila (किलकिल):—

1) m. ein Beiname Śiva’s (vgl. [3]) [Mahābhārata 12, 10365.] —

2) Nomen proprium einer Stadt (?) [Viṣṇupurāṇa 477,] [Nalopākhyāna 66]; vgl. kailakila . —

3) kilakilā (onomatop.) Ausdruck der Freude, f. Freudengeschrei [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 3, 2, 29.] āsītkilakilāśabdastasmiṃgacchati pārthive [Mahābhārata 1, 2821.] kilakilāśabdaiḥ [14, 1761.] cakruḥ kilakilāśabdam [Rāmāyaṇa 6, 26, 47.] kilakilāśabdaṃ śuśrāva [5, 65, 12.] cakruḥ kilakilādhvanim [5, 55, 22.] cakruḥ kilakilām [26.] prabalakilakilākolāhalamukharitaharinmukha [MAHĀVĪR. 108, 10.]

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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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