Purvavedaka, Pūrvāvedaka, Purva-avedaka: 7 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pūrvāvedaka (पूर्वावेदक).—a plaintiff.

Derivable forms: pūrvāvedakaḥ (पूर्वावेदकः).

Pūrvāvedaka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pūrva and āvedaka (आवेदक).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Pūrvāvedaka (पूर्वावेदक) or Pūrvvāvedaka.—m.

(-kaḥ) A plaintiff, one who has made a complaint before another. E. pūrva, and āvedaka who represents.

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

Pūrvāvedaka (पूर्वावेदक).—[masculine] plaintiff.

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

Pūrvāvedaka (पूर्वावेदक):—[from pūrva] m. ‘making the first statement’, a plaintiff, [Yājñavalkya]

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

Pūrvāvedaka (पूर्वावेदक):—[pūrvā+vedaka] (kaḥ) 1. m. A plaintiff.

[Sanskrit to German]

Purvavedaka 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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