Laukya: 7 definitions
Laukya 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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Worldly, terrestrial, mundane, human,
2) Common, ordinary, usual.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-kyaḥ-kyā-kyaṃ) 1. Mundane, human. 2. Common. E. loka and ghañ aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Laukya (लौक्य).—[adjective] belonging to or extended through the world; common, vulgar.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Laukya (लौक्य):—[from laukika] mfn. belonging to the world, mundane, [Atharva-veda]
2) [v.s. ...] extended through the world, generally diffused, [Mahābhārata]
3) [v.s. ...] general, usual, common, commonplace, [ib.]
4) [v.s. ...] m. Name of a man, [Śāṅkhāyana-śrauta-sūtra]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Laukya (लौक्य):—[(kyaḥ-kyā-kyaṃ) a.] Mundane, &c.
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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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