Naktamukha, Naktamukhā, Nakta-mukha: 6 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Naktamukhā (नक्तमुखा).—evening.

Naktamukhā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nakta and mukhā (मुखा).

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

Naktamukhā (नक्तमुखा).—f.

(-khā) Night. E. naktam by night, ukh to produce, affix ka . naktavratāṅgaṃ mukhamādyabhāgo’syāḥ .

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

Naktamukhā (नक्तमुखा):—[=nakta-mukhā] [from nakta] f. evening, n°, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.] (for -muṣā?).

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

Naktamukhā (नक्तमुखा):—[nakta-mukhā] (khā) 1. f. Night.

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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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