Yathakama, Yathākāma, Yatha-kama: 8 definitions



Yathakama 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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Yathakama in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

yathākāma (यथाकाम).—ad S At pleasure; as one pleases.

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

yathākāma (यथाकाम).—ad At pleasure; at one's pleasure.

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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 dictionary

[«previous next»] — Yathakama in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Yathākāma (यथाकाम).—a. conformable to desire.

-mam ind. agreeably to desire, at will or pleasure, to the heart's content; यथाकामार्चितार्थिनाम् (yathākāmārcitārthinām) R.1.6;4.51.

Yathākāma is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms yathā and kāma (काम).

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

Yathākāma (यथाकाम).—Adv. n. (-ma) At pleasure, as you please. E. yathā, and kāma desire.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Yathākāma (यथाकाम):—[=yathā-kāma] [from yathā > ya-tama] mfn. (yathā-) conformable to desire, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] acting acc° to wish, [Hemādri’s Caturvarga-cintāmaṇi]

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

Yathākāma (यथाकाम):—[yathā-kāma] (maṃ) adv. At pleasure.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Yathākāma (यथाकाम):—Adj. —

1) je welcher Verlangen habend.

2) nach Belieben verfahrend [Hemādri’s Caturvargacintāmaṇi 1,498,7.]

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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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