Shariphalaka, Śāriphalaka, Shari-phalaka, Sāriphalaka, Sārīphalaka: 3 definitions


Shariphalaka 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.

The Sanskrit term Śāriphalaka can be transliterated into English as Sariphalaka or Shariphalaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śāriphalaka (शारिफलक).—a chequered cloth for playing at chess, draughts &c.

Derivable forms: śāriphalakaḥ (शारिफलकः), śāriphalakam (शारिफलकम्).

Śāriphalaka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śāri and phalaka (फलक). See also (synonyms): śāripaṭṭa, śāriphala.

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Sāriphalaka (सारिफलक) or Sārīphalaka (सारीफलक).—a chess-board.

Derivable forms: sāriphalakaḥ (सारिफलकः), sārīphalakaḥ (सारीफलकः).

Sāriphalaka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sāri and phalaka (फलक).

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

1) Śāriphalaka (शारिफलक):—[=śāri-phalaka] [from śāri > śāra] mn. = -paṭṭa, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) Sāriphalaka (सारिफलक):—[=sāri-phalaka] [from sāri] ([cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]) n. = śāri-ph.

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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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