Lankopika, Laṅkopikā: 5 definitions


Lankopika 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.

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

Laṅkopikā (लङ्कोपिका).—f.

(-kā) A gramineous plant, (Trigonella corniculata.) E. laṅkā Lanka or Ceylon. vap to sow or be sown, aff. kvun, fem. form, and the semi-vowel changed to its congener. “piḍiṃ śāka” .

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

Laṅkopikā (लङ्कोपिका):—[from laṅkāpikā > laṅka] f. Trigonella Corniculata, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Laṅkopikā (लङ्कोपिका):—[laṅko+pikā] (kā) 1. f. Trigonella.

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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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