Kritakala, Kṛtakāla, Krita-kala: 8 definitions
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The Sanskrit term Kṛtakāla can be transliterated into English as Krtakala or Kritakala, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
kṛtakāla (कृतकाल).—a S (kṛta Done, kāla Time.) Of which the period is settled or fixed;--used of pledges and deposits, of servants engaged &c.
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kṛtakāla (कृतकाल).—c S One of the forms of Slave or ser- vant. One that binds himself to serve for a term; a limited-period servant.
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
1) fixed or settled as to time.
2) who has waited a certain time.
-laḥ appointed time; कृतशिल्पोऽपि निवसेत्कृतकालं गुरोर्गृहे (kṛtaśilpo'pi nivasetkṛtakālaṃ gurorgṛhe) Y.2.184.
Kṛtakāla is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṛta and kāla (काल).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-laḥ-lā-laṃ) 1. Fixed, settled as to time. 2. Sent or deposited, &c. for a certain time. E. kṛta, and kāla time.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kṛtakāla (कृतकाल).—I. m. appointed time, [Yājñavalkya, (ed. Stenzler.)] 2, 184. Ii. adj. having waited a certain time, Mahābhārata 2, 1875. Caturtha-kāla + m, adv. at the fourth meal-time, i. e. on the evening of every second day, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 11, 109. Tad-kāla + m, adv. instantly, [Pañcatantra] 192, 6. Tāvatkāla + m, i. e.
Kṛtakāla is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṛta and kāla (काल).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Kṛtakāla (कृतकाल):—[=kṛta-kāla] [from kṛta > kṛ] m. appointed time, [Yājñavalkya ii, 184]
2) [v.s. ...] mfn. ‘fixed or settled as to time’, sent, deposited etc. for a certain time, [Nārada-smṛti, nāradīya-dharma-śāstra]
3) [v.s. ...] one who has accomplished a certain time, who has waited a certain time, [Mahābhārata ii, 1875.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kṛtakāla (कृतकाल):—[kṛta-kāla] (laḥ-lā-laṃ) a. Fixed time.
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