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ཀ་ནི་སཀ (Wyl. ka ni sak ) Pron.: ka ni saka

  • Skt. कनिष्कः, kaniṣka, Pron.: kanishka. From Sanskrit: N. of a celebrated king of Northern India (whose reign began in the first century of our era and who, next to Aśoka, was the greatest supporter of Buddhism | his empire seems to have comprised Afghānistān, the Panjāb, Yarkand, Kashmīr, Ladak, Agra, Rājputāna, Gujarāt, and Sindh [Mahavyutpatti] [Sanskrit] MVP MW