Dhanika, Dhanīkā: 20 definitions


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Dhanika has 18 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Dhanik.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Dhanika (धनिक):—(von dhana)

1) adj. subst. reich, ein reicher Mann [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha 3, 53. fg.] [Medinīkoṣa k. 105.] [Pañcatantra 229, 1.] [Dhūrtasamāgama 75, 14.] —

2) m. Gläubiger [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 8, 47. 51. 176. 177.] [YĀJN. 2, 55. 84.] [Mṛcchakaṭikā 81, 24.] [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 3, 2, 179, Scholiast] —

3) adj. gut [Medinīkoṣa] f. dhanikā ein gutes Weib ebend. ein junges Weib [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 2, 6, 2.] [Śabdaratnāvalī im Śabdakalpadruma] Weib überh. [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha] m. Ehemann ebend. —

4) = dhanyāka Koriander, m. [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha] [Medinīkoṣa Nalopākhyāna] [Rājanirghaṇṭa im Śabdakalpadruma] —

5) m. Nomen proprium eines Dichters [Oxforder Handschriften 124,a.] [Weber’s Verzeichniss No. 823.] —

6) f. dhanikā Name einer Pflanze, = priyaṅgu [Śabdacandrikā im Śabdakalpadruma]

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Dhanīkā (धनीका):—f. = dhanikā (s. u. dhanaka) ein junges Weib [Śabdaratnāvalī im Śabdakalpadruma]

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Dhānikā (धानिका):—f. demin. von dhānī (s. u. 2. dhāna) in aṅgāra .

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Dhanika (धनिक):—

1) [Spr. 1670.] Davon nom. abstr. f. das Reichsein, Reichthum [5094.] —

5) ein Scholiast des Daśarūpaka; vgl. dhvanika .

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Dhānikā (धानिका):—vgl. māna .

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

Dhanika (धनिक):——

1) Adj. — a) reich. — b) gut.

2) m. — a) ein reicher Mann. — b) Gläubiger. — c) Ehemann. — d) Nomen proprium verschiedener Manner.

3) m. n. Koriander.

4) f. ā — a) ein gutes Weib , ein junges Weib und Weib überh. — b) Panicum italicum.

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Dhanīkā (धनीका):—f. ein junges Weib.

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Dhānikā (धानिका):—f. in aṅgāra Demin. von dhānī ; s.u. 2. dhāna 1)b).

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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