Kahlara, Kahlāra: 11 definitions


Kahlara 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

Kahlāra (कह्लार):—n. die weisse Wasserlilie [Amarakoṣa 1, 2, 3, 35.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 1165.] [Mahābhārata 3, 11578. 11599.] [Suśruta 1, 145, 21. 2, 378, 16] (kalhāra). [484, 17.] [Ṛtusaṃhāra 3, 15.] [Vetālapañcaviṃśati 6, 6.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 4, 6, 19. 24, 21.]

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Kahlāra (कह्लार):—[Halāyudha 3, 59.] [Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 6, 21.]

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Kāhlāra (काह्लार):—(von kahlāra) adj. von der weissen Wasserlilie kommend: vātāḥ [KUVALAY. 110,b.]

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

Kahlāra (कह्लार):—n. die Blüthe der weissen Wasserlilie.

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Kāhlāra (काह्लार):—Adj. von der weissen Wasserlilie kommend.

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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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