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nakta: neuter vocative singular stem: nakta
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naktan. night (f(n/aktā-).only in naktay/ā- q.v,and as dual number with uṣ/āsā-; see s/a-naktā-and naktoṣāsā-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
naktan. eating only at night (as a sort of penance) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
naktam. Name of a son of pṛthu- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
naktam. of a son of pṛthu-ṣeṇa- and ākūti- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
naktaor nakla- (?) n. (in astronomy) Name of the fifth yoga- (= $) . View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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nakta नक्त a. [नज्-क्त] Ashamed. -क्तम् 1 Night. -2 Eating only at night, as a sort of religious vow or penance -Comp. -अन्ध a. blind at night. -चर्या wandering at night. -चारिन् m. 1 an owl. -2 a cat. -3 a thief. -4 a demon, goblin, evil spirit. -भोजनम् supper. -मालः N. of a tree; स नर्मदारोधसि सीकरार्द्रैर्मरुद्भिरानर्तितनक्तमाले R.5.42. -मुखा evening. -व्रतम् 1 fasting by day and eating at night. -2 any penance or religious rite observed at night.
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nakta n. night; eating at night only (a penance): -m, ad. by night.
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nakta ‘Night/ is found frequently in the Rigveda, and sometimes later, usually in the adverbial form naktam, ‘by night/
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nakta noun (neuter) eating only at night (as a sort of penance) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
night (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 3443/72933
nakta noun (masculine) name of a son of Pṛthu (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a son of Pṛthusheṇa and Ākūti (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 36077/72933
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nakta

night; eating only at night.









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