Navaka: 11 definitions


Navaka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

Navaka has 10 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Navak.

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

Navaka (नवक):—1. adj. von 1. nava [1.] [VĀSAVAD. 7, 3.] navikā = navaśabdayuktā, navaṃ kāyati [DURGĀD.] zu [Vopadeva’s Grammatik] [Śabdakalpadruma]

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Navaka (नवक):—2. (von navan)

1) adj. aus neun bestehend [Prātiśākhya zum Ṛgveda 16, 27. 49.] [Mahābhārata 3, 14398.] —

2) n. Neunzahl: sahasra [Rāmāyaṇa 4, 39, 24.] [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka 25 (24), 11.] [LAGHUJ. 13, 3.]

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Navaka (नवक):—2.

1) [WEBER, Jyotiṣa 55. fg. 87.] [Weber’s Indische Studien 8, 239. 384. fgg. 390. 393.] —

2) [SARVADARŚANAS. 112, 11.]

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

Navaka (नवक):—1. Adj. = ^1. nava 1).

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Navaka (नवक):—2. —

1) Adj. aus neun bestehend.

2) m. Neunzahl [Carakasaṃhitā 7,12.] [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka 26(24),11.]

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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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