Pracakra: 7 definitions
Pracakra 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Prachakra.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) An army in motion.
2) A foraging army.
Derivable forms: pracakram (प्रचक्रम्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-kraṃ) An army in motion, or as sometimes explained, foraging. E. pra before, cakra a division.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pracakra (प्रचक्र):—[=pra-cakra] n. an army in motion, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pracakra (प्रचक्र):—[pra-cakra] (kraṃ) 1. n. An army in motion.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [noun] a marching of an army for capturing one’s enemy’s state, fort, etc.
2) [noun] the army that is marching for this purpose.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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