Carama, Caramã: 18 definitions


Carama means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit, Marathi, Hindi, biology. 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.

Carama has 17 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Charama.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Carama (चरम):—

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Carama (चरम):—, acaramavayas Jugend [UTTARARĀMAC. 95, 18 (125, 1).]

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

Carama (चरम):——

1) Adj. (f. ā) — a) der letzte , äusserste. — b) der spätere [The Sankhya Philosophy 1,72.] [Jayadeva's Prasannarāghava 86,17.] caramaṃ ca kim so v.a. und was weiter? [Harṣacarita 6,4.] — c) westlich. — d) der unterste , geringste.

2) caramam Adv. zuletzt , am spätesten , am Ende , mit Gen. nach Jmd.

3) *eine best. hohe Zahl (buddh.).

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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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