Padanka, Padāṅka, Pada-anka, Pādāṅka: 4 definitions


Padanka 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.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Padāṅka (पदाङ्क).—a foot-print.

Derivable forms: padāṅkaḥ (पदाङ्कः).

Padāṅka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pada and aṅka (अङ्क). See also (synonyms): padacihna.

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Pādāṅka (पादाङ्क).—a foot-mark.

Derivable forms: pādāṅkaḥ (पादाङ्कः).

Pādāṅka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pāda and aṅka (अङ्क).

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

Padāṅka (पदाङ्क).—m.

(-ṅkaḥ) Foot-mark, vestige. E. pada, and aṅka a mark.

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

Padāṅka (पदाङ्क):—[from pada > pad] m. footmark

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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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