Stavakarnika, Stavakarṇika: 2 definitions
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Stavakarṇika (स्तवकर्णिक).—Av ii.166.6, or °karṇin, Divy 26.29; 45.16 etc. (also Thapakarṇi, °ṇika, Sthapakarṇika, qq.v.), nickname of a brother of Pūrṇa, lit. lac-ear (-ring), see s.v. Trapukarṇin.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Stavakarṇikā (स्तवकर्णिका):—[=stava-karṇikā] [from stava] f. a lac-earring (?), [ib.]
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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