Prakoshthaka, Prakoṣṭhaka: 3 definitions


Prakoshthaka 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.

The Sanskrit term Prakoṣṭhaka can be transliterated into English as Prakosthaka or Prakoshthaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Prakoṣṭhaka (प्रकोष्ठक).—A room near the gate of a palace (= prakoṣṭha); तस्थुर्विनम्रक्षितिपालसंकुले तदङ्गनद्वारवहिः प्रकोष्ठके (tasthurvinamrakṣitipālasaṃkule tadaṅganadvāravahiḥ prakoṣṭhake) Kumārasambhava 15.6.

Derivable forms: prakoṣṭhakaḥ (प्रकोष्ठकः).

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

Prakoṣṭhaka (प्रकोष्ठक):—[=pra-koṣṭhaka] [from pra-koṣṭha] m. a room near the gate of a palace, [Kumāra-sambhava]

[Sanskrit to German]

Prakoshthaka in German

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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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