Padminikantaka, Padminīkaṇṭaka, Padmini-kantaka: 4 definitions
Padminikantaka 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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Padminīkaṇṭaka (पद्मिनीकण्टक).—a. kind of leprosy.
Derivable forms: padminīkaṇṭakaḥ (पद्मिनीकण्टकः).
Padminīkaṇṭaka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms padminī and kaṇṭaka (कण्टक).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Padminīkaṇṭaka (पद्मिनीकण्टक):—[=padminī-kaṇṭaka] [from padminī > padma] m. a kind of leprosy, [Suśruta]
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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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