Shrikala, aka: Śṛkāla, Srikala, Sṛkāla; 2 Definition(s)


Shrikala 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 terms Śṛkāla and Sṛkāla can be transliterated into English as Srkala or Shrikala or Srikala, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Śṛkāla (शृकाल).—A jackal; see शृगाल (śṛgāla) below.

Derivable forms: śṛkālaḥ (शृकालः).

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Sṛkāla (सृकाल).—A jackal; see शृगाल (śṛgāla).

Derivable forms: sṛkālaḥ (सृकालः).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śṛkāla (शृकाल).—m.

(-laḥ) A jackal: see the next.

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Sṛkāla (सृकाल).—m.

(-laḥ) A jackal. E. sṛ to go, kālan aff., kuk augment; also sṛgāla, śṛkāla, &c.

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