Krimika, Krimikā, Kṛmika: 6 definitions


Krimika means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

The Sanskrit term Kṛmika can be transliterated into English as Krmika or Krimika, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kṛmika (कृमिक).—A small worm; Bhāgavata 3.31.27.

Derivable forms: kṛmikaḥ (कृमिकः).

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Krimikā (क्रिमिका).—f.

1) A worm; क्रिमिकाण्डजन्तुकीर्णाम् (krimikāṇḍajantukīrṇām) (rasām) Bu. Ch.5.5.

2) An insect; see कृमि (kṛmi).

See also (synonyms): krimi.

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

Kṛmika (कृमिक).—[kṛmi + ka], m. A small worm, Mahābhārata 1, 1800.

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

Kṛmika (कृमिक).—[masculine] a small worm.

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

1) Kṛmika (कृमिक):—[from kṛmi] m. a small worm, [Mahābhārata i, 1800; Bhāgavata-purāṇa iii, 31, 27]

2) [v.s. ...] n. (= kram) betel nut, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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Krimika in German

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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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