Ambalika, Ambālikā: 14 definitions


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

Ambālikā (अम्बालिका):—(von ambālā) f.

1) dass. [Śabdaratnāvalī im Śabdakalpadruma]; s. u. ambā 1. —

2) Name einer Pflanze, = ambā [2.] [Rājanirghaṇṭa im Śabdakalpadruma] —

3) Nomen proprium Tochter eines Königs von Kāśi und Gemahlin von Vicitravīrya [Mahābhārata 1, 4137.] [ Kunde des Morgenlandes 1, 75,] [Nalopākhyāna] [Lassen’s Indische Alterthumskunde I, 632.] [Weber’s Indische Studien 1, 184.]

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

Ambālikā (अम्बालिका):—f.

1) Mütterchen [Vājasaneyisaṃhitā 23,18.] —

2) *Hibiscus cannabinus [Rājan 4,79.] —

3) Nomen proprium der Tochter eines Fürsten von Kāśi.

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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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