Ricika, Ṛcīka: 9 definitions


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Ricika has 7 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Ṛcīka can be transliterated into English as Rcika or Ricika, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Richika.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Ṛcīka (ऋचीक):—m. Nomen proprium der Vater Jamadagni's [Mahābhārata 1, 42] (ein Sohn des Himmels). [?275. 2611. 3714. 3, 8658. 11046 (Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 571). fgg. 13, 186. 207. Harivaṃśa 1431. fgg. 1767. Rāmāyaṇa 1, 35, 7. 75, 21. 22. Viśvāmitra’s Kampf 11, 13. Viṣṇupurāṇa 399. Weber’s Indische Studien 2, 119. fgg.] — Nomen proprium eines Landes [Daśakumāracarita 193, 11.] Vgl. ṛṣika und ṛṣīka .

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Ṛcīka (ऋचीक):—Nomen proprium eines Muni [Oxforder Handschriften 52,a,21. 53,a,19.]

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

Ṛcīka (ऋचीक):—m. Nomen proprium —

1) des Vaters des Jamadagni. —

2) eines Landes.

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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