Camikara, Cāmikara, Cāmīkara: 18 definitions


Camikara means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, 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.

Camikara has 16 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Chamikara.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Camīkāra (चमीकार):—(von camīkar) adj. das camakasūkta sprechend: ṛṣayaḥ [Weber’s Indische Studien 3, 459, 15.]

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Cāmīkara (चामीकर):—n.

1) Gold [Amarakoṣa 2, 9, 95.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 1044. 61.] [Ratnamālā 87.] [Mahābhārata 2, 940. 3, 10248. 10, 490.] [Nalopākhyāna 21, 11.] [Rāmāyaṇa 3, 26, 6. 5, 7, 13. 13, 12.] [Vikramorvaśī 14.] [Kumārasaṃbhava 7, 49.] [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 24, 8. 104, 62.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 7, 8, 20.] —

2) Stechapfel (wie alle Bezz. für Gold; vgl. [Amarakoṣa 2, 4, 2, 58]) [Śabdakalpadruma]

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

Camīkāra (चमीकार):—Adj. das camakasūkta sprechend.

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Cāmīkara (चामीकर):——

1) n. Gold. Nom.abstr. tva n. [Indische studien von Weber 14,382.] —

2) *m. Stechapfel.

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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