Vidalaka, Viḍālaka: 4 definitions



Vidalaka 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

Viḍālaka (विडालक).—See बिडाल, बिडालक (biḍāla, biḍālaka).

See also (synonyms): viḍāla.

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

Viḍālaka (विडालक).—n.

(-kaṃ) 1. Yellow orpiment. m.

(-kaḥ) 1. Application of ointment to the external part of the eye, especially to the eye-lids, of which the lashes have fallen off or been ulcerated. 2. A cat. E. kan added to the last.

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

Viḍālaka (विडालक).—[viḍāla + ka] 1., I. m. 1. A cat. 2. Application of ointment to the external part of the eye. Ii. n. Yellow orpiment.

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

Viḍālaka (विडालक):—(kaṃ) 1. n. Yellow orpiment; outward application of ointment to the eyelids; a cat.

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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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