Prakritacandrika, Prākṛtacandrikā, Prakrita-candrika: 3 definitions


Prakritacandrika means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

Prakritacandrika has 2 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Prākṛtacandrikā can be transliterated into English as Prakrtacandrika or Prakritacandrika, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Prakritachandrika.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Prakritacandrika in Sanskrit glossary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Prākṛtacandrikā (प्राकृतचन्द्रिका):—(prā + ca) f. Titel der Prākrit- Grammatik des Vararuci, die auch prākṛtaprakāśa heisst, [Colebrooke II, 44. 48.] [Oxforder Handschriften No. 405.]

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Prākṛtacandrikā (प्राकृतचन्द्रिका):—auch Titel einer Grammatik Vāmanācārya’s [Oxforder Handschriften 197,a, No. 460.]

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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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