Tandaka, aka: Taṇḍaka; 2 Definition(s)
Tandaka 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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1) A juggler, a cheat.
2) Froth, foam.
3) A wag-tail.
-kaḥ -kam 1 Complete performance or preparation.
3) The upright post of a house.
4) A composition abounding in compounds.
Derivable forms: taṇḍakaḥ (तण्डकः).Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
(-kaḥ-kaṃ) Complete performance or preparation. m.
(-kaḥ) 1. A wag-tail. 2. Froth, foam. 3. The trunk of a tree. 4. The up- right post of a house. 5. A compound word. 6. A juggler. a cheat. E. taḍi to beat or kill, affix ṇvul.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
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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