Kinjalka, Kiñjalka, Kimjalka: 10 definitions
Kinjalka 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.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
kiñjalka (किंजल्क).—m S The threads of the stamen or filaments of a flower.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Kiñjalka (किञ्जल्क).—The filament or blossom of a lotus or any other plant; आकर्षद्भिः पद्मकिञ्ज- ल्कगन्धान् (ākarṣadbhiḥ padmakiñja- lkagandhān) Uttararāmacarita 3.2; R.15.52.
Derivable forms: kiñjalkaḥ (किञ्जल्कः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-lkaḥ) The filament of a lotus, great numbers of which surround the pericarp. n.
(-lkaṃ) The flower of the Mesua ferrea. E. kiñcit somewhat, jak to hide or cover, ka affix, and the form irr.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kiñjalka (किञ्जल्क).—m. A filament, especially of the lotus, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 3, 15, 43; 2, 2, 9; Mahābhārata 3, 12880.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kiñjalka (किञ्जल्क).—[substantive] filament or blossom, [especially] of the lotus.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Kiñjalka (किञ्जल्क):—[from kiñjala] mn. (or kiṃ-j; [gana] kiṃśukādi) the filament of a plant (especially of a lotus), [Āśvalāyana-śrauta-sūtra; Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa] etc.
2) [v.s. ...] n. the flower of Mesua ferrea, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kiñjalka (किञ्जल्क):—[kiñja+lka] (lkaḥ) 1. m. Idem. n. Flower of the Messua ferrea.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Kiṃjalka (ಕಿಂಜಲ್ಕ):—[noun] the stalk of a stamen bearing the anther in flowers, such as lotus; the filament.
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Kiṃjaḷka (ಕಿಂಜಳ್ಕ):—[noun] = ಕಿಂಜಲ್ಕ [kimjalka].
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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