Hikka, Hikkā: 21 definitions


Hikka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

Hikka has 20 English definitions available.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Hikkā (हिक्का):—(von hikk) f. [Amarakoṣa 3, 6, 1, 8.] Schluchzer, singultus [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 468.] [Hindu System of Medicine 324.] [CARAKA 8, 15.] [Suśruta 1, 120, 20. 121, 9. 173, 7. 2, 494, 6. fgg. (14] Ableitung von hiṃs). [Weber’s Verzeichniss No. 955. 965. fgg. 972. 975. 996.] [Oxforder Handschriften 312,b,29. fgg. 316,a,6 v. u. 357,a, No. 849. fg.] [Harivaṃśa 13844.] [Rāmāyaṇa] [Gorresio.2,65,46.6,28,26.] [Vetālapañcaviṃśati] in [Lassen’s Anthologie (III) 13,19.] mahā [CARAKA 8, 15.] [Suśruta 2, 495, 10.] Sehr häufig hikvā und hiṣkā, bei [VĀGBH.] auch hidhmā geschrieben.

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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