Pankaya, Paṅkaya: 2 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Paṅkaya (पङ्कय).—Den. P. (paṅkayati) To make muddy, besmear; ग्लानिदोषच्छिदः स्वच्छाः स मूढः पङ्कयत्यपः (glānidoṣacchidaḥ svacchāḥ sa mūḍhaḥ paṅkayatyapaḥ) Kirātārjunīya 11.19.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Paṅkaya (पङ्कय):—[from paṅka] [Nominal verb] [Parasmaipada] yati, to make muddy, trouble, [Kirātārjunīya xi, 19];
—to besmear, [Harṣacarita]
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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