Shuktapaka, aka: Śuktapāka, Shukta-paka; 2 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Śuktapāka can be transliterated into English as Suktapaka or Shuktapaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

General definition (in Hinduism)

[Shuktapaka in Hinduism glossaries]

Śuktapāka (शुक्तपाक)—Sanskrit word meaning “gastric fluid” ordigestion”.

(Source): Wisdom Library: Hinduism

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

[Shuktapaka in Sanskrit glossaries]

Śuktapāka (शुक्तपाक).—acidity of stomach.

Derivable forms: śuktapākaḥ (शुक्तपाकः).

Śuktapāka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śukta and pāka (पाक).

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
context information

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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