Kalakuta, Kāḷakūṭa, Kālakūṭa, Kālakūta, Kala-kuta, Kālakuṭa: 23 definitions


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Kalakuta has 21 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Kāḷakūṭa can be transliterated into English as Kalakuta or Kaliakuta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Kalakūṭa (कलकूट):—(kala + kūṭa) m. Nomen proprium eines Kriegerstammes und des von ihm bewohnten Gebietes [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 4, 1, 173.] — Vgl. kālakūṭa .

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Kālakūṭa (कालकूट):—

1) m. n. ein best. in einer Knolle enthaltenes Gift [Suśruta 2, 252, 6. 21.] [Amarakoṣa 1, 2, 1, 10.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 1196.] [Mahābhārata 3, 540.] [Pañcatantra 105, 2.] ein bei der Quirlung des Oceans hervorgekommenes Gift [Mahābhārata 1, 1152.] kālimā kālakūṭasya nāpaiti harasaṃgamāt [Hitopadeśa III, 16.] [ŚUK. 44, 10.] [Caurapañcāśikā 50.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 8, 6, 25. 7, 37.] Gift überh. (m. nach [Rājanirghaṇṭa im Śabdakalpadruma]): stana [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 3, 2, 23.] —

2) m. Myrrhe (vola) [Rājanirghaṇṭa im Śabdakalpadruma] —

3) m. Nomen proprium eines Gebietes am Himālaya und des daselbst wohnenden Volkes [Mahābhārata 1, 4637. 2, 793. 5, 599.] plur. [2, 997.] Vgl. [ Kunde des Morgenlandes II, 22.] [Lassen’s Indische Alterthumskunde I, 694, Nalopākhyāna 2.] —

4) m. ein Beiname Yama's [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 35]; vgl. kālakuṇṭha . — Das Wort zerlegt sich in kāla + kūṭa, aber der geographische Name wird doch wohl mit kalakūṭa (oder ist dafür etwa auch kālakūṭa zu lesen?) in Zusammenhang stehen.

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Kālakūṭa (कालकूट):—

1) bei der Quirlung des Oceans [Spr. 1636.] [Oxforder Handschriften 42,b,33.]

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

Kalakūṭa (कलकूट):—m. Pl. Nomen proprium eines Kriegerstammes.

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Kālakūṭa (कालकूट):——

1) m. (*n.) — a) ein best. in einer Knolle enthaltenes Gift. — b) ein bei der Quirlung des Oceans zu Tage gefördertes Gift. — c) Gift überh. —

2) m. — a) Nomen proprium — α) Pl. eines Volkes. — β) eines Landes. — b) *Beiname Yama's.

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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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