Sthalacara, aka: Sthala-cara; 4 Definition(s)

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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

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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 Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

sthalacara (स्थलचर).—a Terrestrial.

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

Sthalacara in Sanskrit glossary... « previous · [S] · next »

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

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

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sthalacara (स्थलचर).—mfn.

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

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
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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. 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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Relevant definitions

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Cara
Cara (चर).—mfn. (-raḥ-rā or -rī-raṃ) 1. Moveable, locomotive. 2. Trembling, shaking, unsteady. ...
Sthala
Sthala (स्थल).—nf. (-laṃ-lī) 1. Place, site, soil, dry or firm ground. 2. A natural spot, fores...
Gocara
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Shanaishcara
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Ekacara
Ekacara (एकचर).—mfn. (-raḥ-rā-rī-raṃ) 1. Solitary, alone. 2. Having one follower. m. (-raḥ) A r...
Vanacara
Vanacara (वनचर).—m. (-raḥ) 1. A forester, a woodman. 2. A wild animal. 3. The fabulous animal c...
Kushasthala
Kuśasthala (कुशस्थल).—nf. (-laṃ-lī) The country of Kanyakubja or Kanouj. f. (-lī) The residence...
Kucara
Kucara (कुचर).—mfn. (-raḥ-rā-rī-raṃ) 1. Censorious, detracting. 2. Following evil practices, lo...
Yogacara
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Jalacara
Jalacara (जलचर).—mfn. (-raḥ-rī-raṃ) Aquatic, amphibious, going in or into water. E. jala and, a...
Nishacara
Niśācara (निशाचर).—mfn. (-raḥ-rā-rī-raṃ) Nocturnal, night walking, what goes or moves about by ...
Sthalapurana
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Gandasthala
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Sahacara
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Sthaladevata
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