sanaka सनक

Definition: m. Name of a ṛṣi- (one of the four mind-born sons of brahmā-, described as one of the counsellors or companions of viṣṇu- and as inhabiting the janar-loka-;the other three are sana-, sanatkumāra-, and sa-nandana-;some reckon seven of these mind-born sons) (confer, compare ) ; of an inspired legislator [ confer, compare Latin Seneca; Gothic sineigs.]