Sthalacara, Sthala-cara: 4 definitions

Introduction

Sthalacara means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Sthalachara.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

sthalacara (स्थलचर).—a (S) That moves or lives on land, ter restrial, terrene.

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sthaḷacara (स्थळचर).—&c. This is only the Prakrit form of writing. sthala and its compounds.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

sthalacara (स्थलचर).—a Terrestrial.

context information

Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

[«previous (S) next»] — Sthalacara in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sthalacara (स्थलचर).—a. land-going, not aquatic.

Sthalacara is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sthala and cara (चर).

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

Sthalacara (स्थलचर).—mfn.

(-raḥ-rī-raṃ) Who or what goes on land, terrene. E. sthala, cara what goes.

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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