Nishakara, Nisākara, Niśākara, Nisakara, Nisha-kara: 16 definitions


Nishakara means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi. 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.

Nishakara has 14 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Niśākara can be transliterated into English as Nisakara or Nishakara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Nishakara in Sanskrit glossary

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

Niśākara (निशाकर):—(ni + 1. kara) m.

1) der Mond (Nachtmacher) [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 3, 2, 21.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 105.] [Mahābhārata 13, 2176.] [Rāmāyaṇa 2, 100, 38. 4, 27, 7. 5, 21, 14.] [Kumārasaṃbhava 4, 13.] [Chezy’s Ausgabe des Śākuntala 62, 7.] [Pañcatantra II, 20.] [Amarakoṣa 1, 1, 3, 8.] [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 47, 54.] neben divākara unter den Söhnen Garuḍa’s [Mahābhārata 5, 3599.] als symbolische Zahlbezeichnung Eins [Sūryasiddhānta 1, 32. 37. 2, 25.] Am Ende eines adj. comp. f. ā [Nalopākhyāna 16, 11.] [Rāmāyaṇa 4, 27, 7. 5, 21, 14.] —

2) Hahn [Hārāvalī 90.] [Śabdaratnāvalī im Śabdakalpadruma]

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

Niśākara (निशाकर):—m. (adj. Comp. f. ā) —

1) der Mond. Neben divākara unter den Söhnen Garuḍa's. —

2) Bez. der Zahl Eins.

3) *Hahn.

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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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