Difference between revisions of "Ilikā"

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It is derived from "ilā iva" which means 'Like ilā'.  
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It is derived from "ilā iva" which means 'Like ilā' and refers to the Earth.<ref>As per Śabdaratnāvalī</ref>
  
 
==Gender==
 
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==Grammatical Origin==
 
==Grammatical Origin==
 
The word Ilikā can be split as ilā+svārthe kan+ṭāp.  
 
The word Ilikā can be split as ilā+svārthe kan+ṭāp.  
 
==Meaning==
 
The Earth.<ref>As per Śabdaratnāvalī</ref>
 
  
  

Revision as of 03:08, 4 December 2014

By M. A. Alwar


Sometimes transliterated as: Ilika, IlikA, Ilikaa


It is derived from "ilā iva" which means 'Like ilā' and refers to the Earth.[1]

Gender

Ilikā is a feminine form.

Grammatical Origin

The word Ilikā can be split as ilā+svārthe kan+ṭāp.


References

  1. As per Śabdaratnāvalī
  • Shabdakalpadrumah by Raja Radhakantdev, Varadaprasada Vasu, Haricarana Vasu