Naraki, Nārakī, Nārakin, Narakin: 11 definitions


Naraki means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Tamil. 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.

Naraki has 9 English definitions available.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Nārakin (नारकिन्):—(von nāraka) adj. höllisch; der Hölle verfallen; m. Höllenbewohner: sa ucyate brahmaghātī mahānārakinārakī [Bṛhaddharmapurāṇa] [UTTARAKH. 78] [Śabdakalpadruma] narakāduttīrṇaḥ ko pi nārakī bhaviṣyati [Prabodhacandrodaja 46,3.] [Oxforder Handschriften 48,a,5. 101,a, Nalopākhyāna] svargī syāṃ mā ca nārakī [Scholiast] zu [Kapila 1, 58.]

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

Nārakin (नारकिन्):—Adj. der Hölle verfallend , in der H. wohnend ; m. Höllenbewohner.

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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