Uttanka, Uttaṅka: 9 definitions
Uttanka 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.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Uttaṅka (उत्तङ्क):—m. Nomen proprium Var. von utaṅka [Mahābhārata 1, 364] (vgl. [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 691, Nalopākhyāna]).
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Uttaṅka (उत्तङ्क):—[Kathāsaritsāgara 74,305.] [Oxforder Handschriften 11,a,14. 34,a,10.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Uttaṅka (उत्तङ्क):—m. Nomen proprium eines Ṛṣi [41,20.] [Mahābhārata 3,201,11.fgg.14,53,7.fgg.] [Harivaṃśa 1,11,27.] meghāḥ best. nach ihm benannte Wolken [Mahābhārata 14,55,37.]
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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Ends with: Auttanka.
Search found 13 books and stories containing Uttanka, Uttaṅka; (plurals include: Uttankas, Uttaṅkas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 2 - The Acts of Uttaṅka (a Disciple of Gautama) < [Section 3 - Arbuda-khaṇḍa]
Chapter 77 - Greatness of Uttaṅkeśvara (Uttaṅka-īśvara) < [Section 1 - Prabhāsa-kṣetra-māhātmya]
Chapter 87 - Dakṣa’s Sacrifice < [Section 2 - Uttarārdha]
The Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)
Harivamsha Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Chapter 37 - The race of Manu < [Section 5 - Umā-Saṃhitā]
Chapter 14 - The incarnation of Gṛhapati (2) < [Section 3 - Śatarudra-saṃhitā]
List of Mahabharata people and places (by Laxman Burdak)