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Derived Words in Other Languages:
nāyaka [ nAyaka ]
m. a guide, leader, chief, lord, principal cf. MBh. cf. Kāv. etc. ( with or scil. sainyasya, a general, commander ; ifc. f. akā, cf. a. nāyaka )
a husband cf. BhP.
( in dram. ) the lover or hero
the central gem of a necklace ( implying also ' a general ', cf. nāyakāya and mahā-nāyaka )
a paradigm or example ( in gram. )
N. of Gautama Buddha cf. Buddh.
of a Brāhman cf. Rājat
of an author ( also bhaṭṭa-n° ) cf. Cat.
m. or n. a kind of musk cf. L. ( cf. nāyikā-cūrṇa )
( ikā ), f. nāyikā
-tva n. leadership cf. R.
nāyaka-ratna [ nAyakaratna ]
n. N. of a cf. Comm.
nāyakâdhipa [ nAyakAdhipa ]
m. chief of leaders ', sovereign, king cf. L.