Sakari, aka: Sakārī, Shakari, Śākarī, Śākārī, Śakāri, Shaka-ari; 3 Definition(s)


Sakari means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 terms Śākarī and Śākārī and Śakāri can be transliterated into English as Sakari or Shakari, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

sakārī (सकारी).—a Sibilant.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śākarī (शाकरी).—= शाकारी (śākārī).

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Śākārī (शाकारी).—One of the lowest forms of Prākṛta, the dialect spoken by the Śakas or Śakāra, as in the Mṛchchhakaṭika.

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Śakāri (शकारि).—epithets of king Vikramāditya who is said to have exterminated the Śakas.

Derivable forms: śakāriḥ (शकारिः).

Śakāri is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śaka and ari (अरि). See also (synonyms): śakāntaka.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śakari (शकरि).—m.

(-riḥ) Vikrama'Ditya, the celebrated sovereign of Oujein. E. śaka a Saca or Scythian, ari the foe.

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Śākarī (शाकरी).—f. (-rī) One of the dialects of dramatic Prakrit, that spoken by the Sakara. E. śakāra, aṇ and ṅīṣ aff.

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