Sotka: 6 definitions


Sotka 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.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sotka (सोत्क).—a.

1) Ardently longing, impatiently eager, anxious; as in सोत्कण्ठमालिङ्गनम् (sotkaṇṭhamāliṅganam).

2) Regretful.

3) Bewailing, sorrowing.

-ṇṭham ind.

1) With ardent or eager longing, anxiously; प्रोड्डीयेव बलाकया सरभसं सोत्कण्ठ मालिङ्गितः (proḍḍīyeva balākayā sarabhasaṃ sotkaṇṭha māliṅgitaḥ) Mṛcchakaṭika 5.23.

2) Regretfully, sorrowfully.

See also (synonyms): sotkaṃṭha.

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

Sotka (सोत्क).—f.

(-tkā) 1. Ardently longing. 2. Regretful. 3. Bewailing; also sotkaṇṭha .

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sotka (सोत्क).—adj. desirous, [Kathāsaritsāgara, (ed. Brockhaus.)] 26, 271.

Sotka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sa and utka (उत्क).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sotka (सोत्क).—[adjective] longing, regretful.

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

Sotka (सोत्क):—mf(ā)n. full of desire or longing, [Ṛtusaṃhāra; Kathāsaritsāgara]

[Sanskrit to German]

Sotka in German

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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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