Indramahakāmukaḥ

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By M. A. Alwar


Sometimes transliterated as: Indramahakamukah, IndramahakAmukaH, Indramahakaamukah


Gender of word

Indramahakāmukaḥ is a masculine form.

Origin

It is derived as indramahaṁ kāmayate which means "desires the festival of Indra". It is formed by adding the affix ukaḥ to the indramahakām.

Definition

Indramahakāmukaḥ refers to a dog[1].

References

  1. Trikāṇḍaśeṣa
  • Shabdakalpadrumah by Raja Radhakantdev, Varadaprasada Vasu, Haricarana Vasu