Sammodika, Saṃmodika: 3 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Saṃmodika (संमोदिक).—Comrade, companion.

Derivable forms: saṃmodikaḥ (संमोदिकः).

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

Saṃmodika (संमोदिक).—adj. or subst. m. (compare prec. items), (one who is) on terms of friendly greetings with another, intimate, close friend: °dikā priyamāṇā (n. pl.) Mahāvastu i.231.19; iii.57.4 (v.l. both times °ditā); °dikasya Rāṣṭrapālaparipṛcchā 31.8; (mātur vā pitur vā) jñāter vā °dikasya (so WT with Ḱ and v.l. in KN, who read °ditasya) vānyasya vā saṃstutasya kasyacit Saddharmapuṇḍarīka 346.1.

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

Saṃmodika (संमोदिक):—[=sam-modika] [from sam-moda > sam-mud] m. a kind or friendly person, comrade, companion, [Saddharma-puṇḍarīka]

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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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