Pancalaka, Pāñcālaka: 6 definitions


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Alternative spellings of this word include Panchalaka.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pancalaka in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pāñcālaka (पाञ्चालक).—a. Belonging to the people of the Pañchālas.

-kaḥ A king of that country.

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

Pañcālaka (पञ्चालक).—[pañcāla + ka], I. adj. Referring to the Pañcālas; with rājan, A prince of the Pañcālas, Mahābhārata 5, 7504 (perhaps to be changed to pāñcālaka). Ii. m. 1. pl. = The Pañcālas, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 9, 22, 3. 2. A certain poisonous insect, [Suśruta] 2, 288, 3.

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Pāñcālaka (पाञ्चालक).—[pāñcāla + ka], adj., f. likā, Belonging to the Pañcālas.

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

Pāñcālaka (पाञ्चालक).—[feminine] likā = [preceding] adj.

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

1) Pañcālaka (पञ्चालक):—[from pañcāla] mfn. relating to the Pañcālas, [Mahābhārata] ([probably] [wrong reading] for pāñc)

2) [v.s. ...] m. [plural] the P°s [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

3) [v.s. ...] m. (sg.) a species of venomous insect, [Suśruta]

4) Pāñcālaka (पाञ्चालक):—[from pāñcāla] mf(ikā)n. relating or belonging to the people of the Pañcālas, [Mahābhārata]

5) [v.s. ...] m. a king of the P°s [ib.]

[Sanskrit to German]

Pancalaka in German

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