Marmika, Marmīka: 8 definitions


Marmika means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Varmik.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

marmīka (मर्मीक).—a Incorrect but common for mārmika.

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mārmika (मार्मिक).—a (S) Acquainted with the mysteries and secrets of; discerning the hidden beauties or spirit of. 2 Piercing, penetrating, subtil, deep, refined, ingenious--a conjecture, hypothesis, theory. 3 Poignant, probing, cutting, stinging--speech.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

mārmika (मार्मिक).—a Piercing. Poignant. See mārmajña.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Marmika (मर्मिक).—a.

1) Knowing secrets or weak points.

2) Very acute, intelligent; see मर्मज्ञ (marmajña).

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Mārmika (मार्मिक).—a. [marma jānāti ṭhañ] Having a deep insight into, fully conversant with the essence, beauty &c.; (= marmajña q. v.); मार्मिकः को मरन्दानामन्तरेण मधुव्रतम् (mārmikaḥ ko marandānāmantareṇa madhuvratam) Bv.1. 117; परिणतमकरन्दमार्मिकास्ते जगति भवन्तु चिरायुषो मिलीन्दाः (pariṇatamakarandamārmikāste jagati bhavantu cirāyuṣo milīndāḥ) 1.8;4.4.

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

1) Marmika (मर्मिक):—[from marman] mfn. = marma-vid, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] [varia lectio] for mārmika, [Bhāminī-vilāsa]

3) Mārmika (मार्मिक):—mfn. ([from] marman) versed in, familiar or acquainted with anything ([locative case] or [compound]), [Bhāminī-vilāsa]

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

Marmika (मर्मिक):—(kaḥ) 1. m. An intelligent man.

[Sanskrit to German]

Marmika 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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Hindi dictionary

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Mārmika (मार्मिक) [Also spelled varmik]:—(a) poignant, touching, moving; vital, affecting the vital parts; ~[] poignancy, power to move, touching/moving quality.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Mārmika (ಮಾರ್ಮಿಕ):—[adjective] touching the heart; affecting the sentiments; evoking sympathy; appealing.

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Mārmika (ಮಾರ್ಮಿಕ):—[noun] that which affects the sentiments, evokes sympathy.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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