Narakiya, Nārakīya: 5 definitions


Narakiya 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Narkiy.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Nārakīya (नारकीय).—a. Hellish. -m. An inhabitant of hell.

See also (synonyms): nārakika, nārakin.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Nārakīya (नारकीय).—adj. (Sanskrit Lex.; compare next), of hell: °yā (printed nārakī yā) vedanā Kāraṇḍavvūha 36.11; °yaṃ karma Karmavibhaṅga (and Karmavibhaṅgopadeśa) 49.9, 15, deed that results in (rebirth in) hell.

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Narakiya 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

Nārakīya (नारकीय) [Also spelled narkiy]:—(a) hellish, infernal; of or befitting the hell; hence ~[] (nf).

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