Sutikshna, Sutīkṣṇa, Su-tikshna: 12 definitions


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Sutikshna has 12 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Sutīkṣṇa can be transliterated into English as Sutiksna or Sutikshna, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Sutikshn.

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

Sutīkṣṇa (सुतीक्ष्ण):—

1) adj. überaus scharf (eig. und übertr.): daṃṣṭrāḥ sutīkṣṇāgrāḥ [Mahābhārata 1, 5935.] Pfeil [Harivaṃśa 13419.] [Rāmāyaṇa 4, 21, 6.] [Ṛtusaṃhāra 6, 27.] vākya [Mahābhārata 1, 7660.] [Rāmāyaṇa 5, 28, 1.] —

2) m. a) Bez. zweier Pflanzen: = śobhāñjana und śvetaśigra [Rājanirghaṇṭa im Śabdakalpadruma] — b) Nomen proprium eines Muni, Bruders des Agastya, [Rāmāyaṇa 1, 1, 40 (43 Gorresio). 3, 9, 31. 16, 11.] [Raghuvaṃśa 13, 41.] [Bhaṭṭikavya 4, 5.]

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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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