Kokilavrata, aka: Kōkilāvrata, Kokilāvrata, Kokila-vrata; 2 Definition(s)


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Marathi-English dictionary

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kōkilāvrata (कोकिलाव्रत).—n An observance among women throughout that intercalary month which occurs before āṣāḍha.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
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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-English dictionary

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Kokilavrata (कोकिलव्रत) or Kokilāvrata (कोकिलाव्रत).—Name of an observance.

Derivable forms: kokilavratam (कोकिलव्रतम्), kokilāvratam (कोकिलाव्रतम्).

Kokilavrata is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kokila and vrata (व्रत).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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