Mridakara, Mṛdākara, Mrida-kara: 6 definitions



Mridakara 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 Mṛdākara can be transliterated into English as Mrdakara or Mridakara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Mṛdākara (मृदाकर).—a thunderbolt.

Derivable forms: mṛdākaraḥ (मृदाकरः).

Mṛdākara is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms mṛdā and kara (कर).

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

Mṛdākara (मृदाकर).—m.

(-raḥ) The thunderbolt. E. mṛdā earth, and kara what makes.

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

Mṛdākara (मृदाकर).—[mṛdā-kara], m. The thunderbolt.

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

Mṛdākara (मृदाकर):—[=mṛdā-kara] [from mṛdā > mṛd] m. a thunderbolt, [Horace H. Wilson]

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

Mṛdākara (मृदाकर):—[mṛdā+kara] (raḥ) 1. m. A thunderbolt.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Mṛdākara (मृदाकर):—m. Donnerkeil [Śabdamālā im Śabdakalpadruma]

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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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