Alamkriti, Alaṃkṛti, Alaṅkṛti, Alankriti: 9 definitions

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Alamkriti 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.

Alamkriti has 7 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit terms Alaṃkṛti and Alaṅkṛti can be transliterated into English as Alamkrti or Alamkriti or Alankrti or Alankriti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Alamkriti in Sanskrit glossary

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Alaṃkṛti (अलंकृति):—(von kar mit alam) f.

1) Schmuck: karṇālaṃkṛti [Amaruśataka 13.] —

2) rhetorischer Schmuck, rhetorische Figur [Sāhityadarpana 2, 19.]

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Alaṃkṛti (अलंकृति):—

1) [Kathāsaritsāgara 73, 359. 75, 71.] —

2) [kāvyādarśa 1, 19.] [Sāhityadarpana 258.] nāṭyālaṃkṛtayaḥ [433. 471.]

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

Alaṃkṛti (अलंकृति):—f.

1) Schmuck.

2) Schmuck der Rede.

context information

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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