Sakam, Sākam, Shakam, Śākam: 10 definitions

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Sakam means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi, Tamil. 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 Śākam can be transliterated into English as Sakam or Shakam, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Sākam (साकम्).—Ind. 1. With, together with. 2. Simultaneously. E. sa for saha with, ak to go, am aff.

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

Sākam (साकम्).—i. e. sa-añc + a + m (cf. sāci), I. adv. At the same time, together, Chr. 290, 4 = [Rigveda.] i. 64, 4. Ii. prep. With (with instr.), [Kāvya Prakaśa, 2. ed. Calcutta, 1865.] 103, 6.

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

Sākam (साकम्).—[adverb] with each other, at once, together, along with ([instrumental]).

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

1) Śakam (शकम्):—See unader śam (ind.)

2) Sākam (साकम्):—ind. ([probably] [from] 7. sa añc; cf. sāci) together, jointly, at the same time, simultaneously, [Ṛg-veda] etc. etc.

3) along with, together with, with (with [instrumental case]), [ib.]

4) Sākaṃ (साकं):—[from sākam] , in [compound] for sākam.

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

Sākam (साकम्):—prep. With, together with.

[Sanskrit to German]

Sakam 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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Sakam in Hindi refers in English to:—(a) desirous, inspired by a desire; lustful; [ta] state of being desirous or inspired by desire; lustfulness; —[bhakti] devotion with an ulterior motive..—sakam (सकाम) is alternatively transliterated as Sakāma.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Sākaṃ (ಸಾಕಂ):—

1) [adverb] together; along with.

2) [adverb] at the same time; simultaneously.

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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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Tamil dictionary

Source: DDSA: University of Madras: Tamil Lexicon

Śakam (ஶகம்) noun < śaka. See சகம்². [sagam².]

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Śākam (ஶாகம்) noun < śāka. See சாகம்³ [sagam³], 1, 2.

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Tamil is an ancient language of India from the Dravidian family spoken by roughly 250 million people mainly in southern India and Sri Lanka.

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Nepali dictionary

Source: unoes: Nepali-English Dictionary

Sakaam is another spelling for सकाम [sakāma].—adj. 1. desirous; 2. inspired by a desire; 3. lustful; passionate; sensual;

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Nepali is the primary language of the Nepalese people counting almost 20 million native speakers. The country of Nepal is situated in the Himalaya mountain range to the north of India.

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