Kapitthaka: 6 definitions
Kapitthaka 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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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
1) Nomen proprium einer Oertlichkeit [Oxforder Handschriften 328,b,3 v. u.] eines Dorfes (nach [BHAṬṬOTP.]) [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka 28, 9.] —
2) f. kāpitthikā wohl = kapittha Feronia elephantum: vṛkṣa [Harivaṃśa 7984.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Kapitthaka (कपित्थक):—m. n. (die Frucht) = kapittha 1).
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1) Nomen proprium einer Oertlichkeit. —
2) f. tthikā wohl Feronia elephantum.
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Ends with: Matikapitthaka, Nilakapitthaka.
Full-text: Kapittha, Nilakapitthaka, Rukkha.
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