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Meaning of "Kaliyuga" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF KALIYUGA

Kaliyuga  [ˌkɑːlɪˈjuːɡə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF KALIYUGA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Kaliyuga is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES KALIYUGA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Kaliyuga

Kali Yuga

Kali Yuga is the last of the four stages the world goes through as part of the cycle of yugas described in the Indian scriptures. The other ages are Satya Yuga, Treta Yuga and Dvapara Yuga. Kali Yuga is associated with the apocalyptic demon Kali, not to be confused with the goddess Kālī. The "Kali" of Kali Yuga means "strife", "discord", "quarrel" or "contention".

Definition of Kaliyuga in the English dictionary

The definition of Kaliyuga in the dictionary is the fourth age of the world, characterized by total decadence.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH KALIYUGA


ajuga
əˈdʒuːɡə
avruga
əˈvruːɡə
beluga
bɪˈluːɡə
booger
ˈbuːɡə
Cayuga
keɪˈjuːɡə
Chattanooga
ˌtʃætəˈnuːɡə
cougar
ˈkuːɡə
guga
ˈɡuːɡə
Kruger
ˈkruːɡə
Luger
ˈluːɡə
ruga
ˈruːɡə
sastruga
səˈstruːɡə
sevruga
sɪˈvruːɡə
Tortuga
tɔːˈtuːɡə
zastruga
zəˈstruːɡə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE KALIYUGA

Kalidasa
kalif
kalifate
Kalimantan
kalimba
Kalinin
Kaliningrad
kalinite
Kalisz
kallikrein
kallitype
Kalmar
kalmia
Kalmuck
Kalmuck Republic
Kalmyk
Kalmyk Republic
Kalmykia

WORDS THAT END LIKE KALIYUGA

aga
amiga
Braga
ga
gaga
Kaluga
longa
manga
massasauga
mega
meshuga
Mississauga
omega
Ortega
saga
tanga
tonga
Vega
yoga
Yuga

Synonyms and antonyms of Kaliyuga in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Kaliyuga» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF KALIYUGA

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The translations of Kaliyuga from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Kaliyuga» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

Kaliyuga
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Kaliyuga
570 millions of speakers

English

Kaliyuga
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कलियुग
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

Kaliyuga
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Калиюга
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

kaliyuga
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Kaliyuga
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Kaliyuga
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kaliyuga
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Kaliyuga
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

Kaliyuga
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

Kaliyuga
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kaliyuga
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Kaliyuga
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கலியுகத்தில்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कलियुगा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Kaliyuga
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Kaliyuga
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Kaliyuga
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Каліюга
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Kaliyuga
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Kaliyuga
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

KaliYuga
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Kaliyuga
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

kaliyuga
5 millions of speakers

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The term «Kaliyuga» is regularly used and occupies the 84.240 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «KALIYUGA» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Kaliyuga

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «KALIYUGA»

Discover the use of Kaliyuga in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Kaliyuga and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Federal Reporter: With Key-number Annotations ...
The Fontana was bound down the St Olalr river in tow of the steamer Kaliyuga. The Santiago was bound up the river in tow of the steamer Appomattox. The collision occurred near the mouth of the river, a little below and nearly abreast of the ...
Robert Desty, United States. Court of Claims, James Wells Goodwin, 1908
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Indian Epigraphy : A Guide to the Study of Inscriptions in ...
5.5.1 Continuous (historical or pseudohistorical) eras 5.5.1.1 Kaliyuga era of3l02 B.C. J. F. Fleet, “The Kaliyuga Era of B.C. 3102,” JRAS 1911, 479-96 and 675-98. The Kaliyuga era is a pseudohistorical era, supposed to originate from the ...
Richard Salomon Associate Professor of Sanskirt in the Department of Asian Languages and Literature University of Washington, 1998
3
Shipwrecks and Lost Treasures, Great Lakes: Legends and ...
Unfortunately, Murphy did not make it back to Erie until a few hours after Kaliyuga had already departed on her return to Marquette. Tonkin did not have a third mate — as would have been likely on a less thriftily run vessel of Kaliyuga's size  ...
Michael J. Varhola, 2007
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The Burning Bush
Kaliyuga, the 'Black Age' is approaching; the bright age of ancient Divinity is giving place to the age when the Gods of old withdraw. It is the age inaugurated by the God Pramathesis!" I-46}. Kaliyuga was said to begin at a time which lies 3,101 ...
Edward Reaugh Smith, 1997
5
The Argumentative Indian: Writings on Indian History, ...
How authentic is this dating of Kaliyuga in Whitaker's Almanack} The Almanack is quite right to report what is clearly the official date of the Kaliyuga calendar. Indeed, that dating is quite widely used, and even the Calendar Reform Committee ...
Amartya Sen, 2013
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Report on the Antiquities in the Bidar and Aurangabad ...
But, as I pointed out at the time, it did not agree with the usual relative computation of the Saka era and the Kaliyuga, by which Saka 506 should be Kaliyuga 3685. And, as I subsequently had occasion to remark, it did not agree with the date of ...
James Burgess, John Faithful Fleet, 1878
7
The Federal Reporter: Cases Argued and Determined in the ...
The Fontana was bound down the St Clair river in tow of the steamer Kaliyuga. The Santiago was bound up the river In tow of the steamer Appomattox. The collision occurred near the mouth of the river, a little below and nearly abreast of the ...
‎1903
8
Tales From The Puranas
This Shoodra is actually the personalised form of Kaliyuga. He is thrashing Dharma (religious duty) appearing as the bull standing on one leg and the poor cow, representing the distressed earth. In the Satya Yuga the Dharma had four legs: ...
Mahesh Sharma, 2005
9
Reports Containing the Cases Determined in All the Circuits ...
The Fontana was bound down the St. Clair river in tow of the steamer Kaliyuga. The Santiago was bound up the river in tow of the steamer Appomattox. The collision occurred near the mouth of the river, a little below and nearly abreast of the ...
United States. Courts: Circuit Court of Appeals, 1903
10
Alberuni's India: An Account of the Religion, Philosophy, ...
The calculation should be made in the following manner :—The sum of days of the kaliyuga is multiplied by the star-cycles of a kalpa and divided by the civil days of a kalpa, viz., 1,5 77,916,450,000. So we get the revolutions and part of a  ...
Muhammad ibn Ahmad Biruni, Edward C. Sachau, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «KALIYUGA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Kaliyuga is used in the context of the following news items.
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Big doings on Bridge Street in Catskill | Hudson Valley Almanac …
For now, that innovative staging takes place in the Raw Room, where Kaliyuga Arts, the resident company founded and directed by Sowle and ... «Almanac Weekly, Jul 15»
2
Two Plays by William Inge Set for Bridge Street Theatre This August
Kaliyuga Arts and Bridge Street Theatre present THE KILLING and THE LOVE DEATH, Two Short Plays by William Inge, August 14-23, 2015, ... «Broadway World, Jul 15»
3
Kaliyuga Kamsa kills his own girl children
Kurnool: Beti Bachao -Beti Padhao, the prestigious Central government scheme to save and educate girl child, does not seem to fulfill its ... «The Hans India, Jul 15»
4
The Symbolism of 'Ashwamedha Yajna' in Nabakalebara
'Brahma Vaibarta Purana' forbids the performance of 'Ashwamedha yajna' in the present age or Kaliyuga. But interestingly, many of the rituals ... «Odisha Sun Times, Jul 15»
5
Sai Mandir Trust election getting coloured with politics!
... been Avatar of this Kaliyuga. According to sources close to the Sai Mandir, the days of devouts having their influence on Sansthan are over, ... «Nagpur Today, Jul 15»
6
THE KILLING and THE LOVE DEATH
Kaliyuga Arts presents two recently re-discovered short plays by William Inge, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of PICNIC - one tautly suspenseful, one scabrously ... «Watershed post, Jul 15»
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Catskill, New York Enjoys the Passion of the Bridge Street Theater
He serves as the Associate Director of The Bridge Street Theater and production company Kaliyuga Arts with his partner, John Sowle. «Albany Times Union, Jun 15»
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New Censor Board packed with persons associated with RSS & BJP …
In the Iron Age or Kaliyuga, the RSS and its political outfit, BJP, love to talk about their own high moral ground and restoring India's glory of yore ... «Kashmir Times, Jun 15»
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TU announces awards for best books in Telugu
The award winning works include, 'Sapthagiridhama Kaliyuga Sarvabhowma' verse poetry by Dr.Rallabandi Kavita Prasad, 'Dandeda' free ... «The Hindu, Jun 15»
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Telugu University awards announced
The award winning works include, 'Sapthagiridhama Kaliyuga Sarvabhowma' verse poetry by Rallabandi Kavita Prasad, 'Dandeda' free verse ... «The Hindu, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Kaliyuga [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/kaliyuga>. Aug 2019 ».
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