Sukala, Sukāla, Shukala, Śūkala, Su-kala, Sukalā: 15 definitions
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Sukala has 15 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Śūkala can be transliterated into English as Sukala or Shukala, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Alternative spellings of this word include Sukal.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Śūkala (शूकल):—m. ein hartnäckiges Pferd [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 1235.] — Vgl. śūlaka .
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Sukala (सुकल):—(wohl 6. su + kalā)
1) adj. der von seinem Vermögen den richtigen Gebrauch macht, der da spendet und geniesst [Amarakoṣa 3, 1, 8.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 387.] —
2) m. Nomen proprium eines Mannes: sukalopākhyāna [Oxforder Handschriften 13,a,2. 3.]
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Sukāla (सुकाल):—m. pl. Bez. bestimmter Manen (pitaraḥ) [Harivaṃśa 985.]
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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The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 58 - Sukalā Wins < [Section 2 - Bhūmi-khaṇḍa (section on the earth)]
Chapter 57 - The Trap Is Laid For Sukalā < [Section 2 - Bhūmi-khaṇḍa (section on the earth)]
Chapter 41 - The Story of Sukalā < [Section 2 - Bhūmi-khaṇḍa (section on the earth)]
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)
The Agni Purana (by N. Gangadharan)
Harivamsha Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)