Nishcarakam, aka: Niścārakam; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Niścārakam can be transliterated into English as Niscarakam or Nishcarakam, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Nishcharakam.

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Niścārakam (निश्चारकम्).—(-niścārakam), in jihvā-ni°, adv. (= Pali jivhā-nicchārakaṃ, Vin. iv.197.6), putting out the tongue: na jihvā° piṇḍapātaṃ (pari-)bhokṣyāmaḥ Mvy 8581; Prāt 533.9; La Vallée Poussin JRAS 1913 (Stein fragments) 846.3.

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