Palika, Pālikā: 14 definitions


Palika means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit, the history of ancient India. 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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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Palika (पलिक):—(von pala) am Ende eines adj. comp. nach einem Zahlwort so und so viel Pala wiegend, enthaltend [Yājñavalkya’s Gesetzbuch 2, 105.] [Suśruta 2, 65, 10. 73, 4.] [Scholiast] zu [Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 61, 7.]

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Pālikā (पालिका):—1. f. zu pālaka s. das.

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Pālikā (पालिका):—2. (von pāli, pālī) f.

1) Ohrläppchen [Śabdacandrikā im Śabdakalpadruma] —

2) die scharfe Seite eines Dinges, Ecke, Schneide (aśri) [Śabdaratnāvalī im Śabdakalpadruma] —

3) Käse-, Buttermesser [Hārāvalī 34.]

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

Palika (पलिक):—Adj. (f. ā) ein pala wiegend [Carakasaṃhitā 6,5.Hemādri’s Caturvargacintāmaṇi 1,435,6.Insbes.] am Ende eines Comp. nach einem Zahlwort 390.2.

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Pālikā (पालिका):—1. f. s.u. 1. pālaka.

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Pālikā (पालिका):—2. f.

1) *Ohrläppchen.

2) *Rand , Kante.

3) Kochtopf [Hemādri’s Caturvargacintāmaṇi 1,655,21.] —

4) *Käseoder Buttermesser.

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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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