Pramuktaka: 1 definition


Pramuktaka 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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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Pramuktaka (प्रमुक्तक).—(-pramuktaka) (?) , presumably = Sanskrit °kta, discharged: (sarvaratna)-paṅktirucirasūkṣma-kusuma-reṇu-pramukta- kān Gaṇḍavyūha 100.12 (prose); so text, but there is something wrong with it; it occurs in a long series of acc. nt. or m. epithets, mostly ending -aṃ, applied to a park (udyānaṃ, line 11). The following word begins with s-, so the form could only be acc. pl. m., which makes no sense. It would be unsatisfactory to em. to °kaṃ; I have no suggestion.

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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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