Nak: 5 definitions
Nak means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Nak (नक्).—([nominative]) night.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Nak (नक्):—ind. ([gana] svar-ādi, as nomin, [Ṛg-veda vii, 71, 1]) night.
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Nak (नक्):—Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Nak (नक्):—(nur im Nom.) Nacht. Der Stamm könnte auch naś sein.
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Nak in Hindi refers in English to:——an allomorph of [naka] used as the first member in compound words; ~[kata] nose-clipt, noseless, a person whose nose has been chopped off; shameless, brazen-faced; ~[cadha] fastidious, peevish, irate; ~[piccu] snub-nosed; ~[vani] harassing, plaguing..—nak (नक) is alternatively transliterated as Naka.
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Starts with (+508): Naka, Nakab, Nakaba, Nakabula, Nakabuli, Nakaca, Nakaca Danda, Nakaca Padada, Nakaca Shenda, Nakaca-danda, Nakaca-padada, Nakaca-shenda, Nakacara, Nakachara, Nakacimba, Nakad, Nakada, Nakadharai, Nakadhipa, Nakadhipanayika.
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The Matsya Purana (critical study) (by Kushal Kalita)
The Literature of the Ancient Egyptians (by E.A. Wallis Budge)
A fragment of the Babylonian 'Dibbara' epic (by Morris Jastrow)