Lokakrit, Lokakṛt, Loka-krit: 4 definitions


Lokakrit 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.

The Sanskrit term Lokakṛt can be transliterated into English as Lokakrt or Lokakrit, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Lokakṛt (लोककृत्).—m. the creator of the world.

Lokakṛt is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms loka and kṛt (कृत्). See also (synonyms): lokakartṛ.

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

Lokakṛt (लोककृत्).—m. (-kṛt) The Creator, Brahma. E. loka and kṛt who makes.

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

Lokakṛt (लोककृत्).—[adjective] granting space, liberating; also = [preceding]

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

1) Lokakṛt (लोककृत्):—[=loka-kṛt] [from loka > lok] mfn. (also uloka-k) making or creating free space, setting free, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Taittirīya-saṃhitā] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] m. the creator of the w°, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa; Mārkaṇḍeya-purāṇa]

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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. 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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