Kina, Kiṇa, Kīna: 17 definitions


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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Kiṇa (किण):—m. [Amarakoṣa 3, 6, 2, 18.]

1) Schwiele: kālasyālpatayā ca cīvarakṛtaḥ skandhe na jātaḥ kiṇaḥ [Mṛcchakaṭikā 114, 4.] yasyodgharṣaṇaloṣṭakairapi sadā pṛṣṭhe na jātaḥ kiṇaḥ [34, 3.] maurvīkiṇāṅkaḥ (bhujaḥ) [Śākuntala 13.] jyāghātarekhākiṇalāñchanena (bhujena) [Raghuvaṃśa 16, 84.] abaddhamaurvīkiṇalāñchanena (bhujena) [18, 47.] [Gītagovinda 1, 6.] maurvīkṛtakiṇau (bhujau) [Mahābhārata 3, 4008.] bāhū kiṇakṛtau (= kṛtakiṇau) [4, 53.] karābhyāṃ kiṇajātābhyām ( = jātakiṇābhyām) [3, 11005.] Narbe [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 2, 6, 14.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 465.] [Hārāvalī 254.] —

2) eine Art Holzwurm [Hārāvalī 254.]

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Kīna (कीन):—n. Fleisch [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 623.] — Vgl. kīra .

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Kiṇa (किण):—

1) [Kathāsaritsāgara 85, 28. 31.] asaṃjātakiṇaskandhaḥ sukhaṃ svapiti gaurgaliḥ [Spr. 850.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Kiṇa (किण):—m.

1) Schwiele.

2) Narbe [Bhāvaprakāśa 6,24.] [Harṣacarita 141,13.] —

3) *eine Art Holzwurm.

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Kīna (कीन):—n. Fleisch.

context information

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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