Kulakanyaka, Kulakanyakā, Kula-kanyaka: 5 definitions



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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kulakanyakā (कुलकन्यका).—a girl of high birth; विशुद्धमुग्धः कुलकन्यकाजनः (viśuddhamugdhaḥ kulakanyakājanaḥ) Māl.7.1; गृहे गृहे पुरुषाः कुलकन्यकाः समुद्वहन्ति (gṛhe gṛhe puruṣāḥ kulakanyakāḥ samudvahanti) Māl.7.

Kulakanyakā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kula and kanyakā (कन्यका). See also (synonyms): kulakanyā.

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

Kulakanyakā (कुलकन्यका).—(& kulakumārī) [feminine] a girl of good family.

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

Kulakanyakā (कुलकन्यका):—[=kula-kanyakā] [from kula] f. a girl of good family, [Rāmāyaṇa]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Kulakanyakā (कुलकन्यका):—f. ein Mädchen aus guter Familie.

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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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