Kumbhakaraka, Kumbhakāraka: 6 definitions

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Kumbhakāraka (कुम्भकारक).—m. (not recorded in any Dict. except by Wilson; fem. °rikā occurs in Kathās.), potter (= °kāra): Lalitavistara 207.16 (prose) °ka-cakram (ms. A °kāra-ca°).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Kumbhakāraka (कुम्भकारक).—m.

(-kaḥ) A potter. f.

(-rikā) 1. Collyrium. 2. A woman of the potter caste. E. kan added to the last.

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

Kumbhakāraka (कुम्भकारक):—[=kumbha-kāraka] [from kumbha] m. a potter, [Horace H. Wilson]

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

Kumbhakāraka (कुम्भकारक):—[kumbha-kāraka] (kaḥ) 1. m. A potter (rikā) f. Collyrium; potter’s wife.

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Kumbhakaraka 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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