Nikhila: 19 definitions

Introduction:

Nikhila means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit, 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.

Nikhila has 17 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Nikhil.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Nikhila (निखिल):—(1. ni oder nis + khila) adj. f. ā vollständig, ganz, sämmtlich [Amarakoṣa 3, 2, 14.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 1433.] [Halāyudha 4, 28.] [ŚVETĀŚV. Upakośā 1, 3.] [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 2, 8.] [Mahābhārata 1, 122. 14, 36.] [Rāmāyaṇa 1, 5, 4. 2, 106, 23.] [Suśruta 1, 38, 7. 279, 12. 2, 168, 6. 508, 7.] [Bhartṛhari 3, 35.] [Meghadūta 92.] [Kathāsaritsāgara 8, 22. 25, 122.] [SOM. NAL. 22.] [Pañcatantra II, 53.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 2, 7, 12. 6, 13, 23. 8, 3, 30.] [Vedānta lecture No. 6.] [Dhūrtasamāgama 67, 6.] fem. [Harivaṃśa 12335.] Inschr. in [Journ. of the Am. Or. S. 7, 10, Śloka 38.] nikhilena instr. adv. vollständig, ganz [Mahābhārata 1, 1021. 2326. 3619. 3, 8866.] [Rāmāyaṇa 1, 37, 4. 45, 3. 2, 34, 42. 4, 41, 74.] [Suśruta 2, 302, 7. 427, 1. 432, 3.] — Vgl. akhila .

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

Nikhila (निखिल):—Adj. (f. ā) vollständig , ganz , sämmtlich. lena Instr. Adv. vollständig , ganz.

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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