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Śaṭikā, aka: Satika, Sāṭikā, Shatika; 3 Definition(s)

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Śaṭikā (शटिका) is another name (synonym) for Śaṭī, which is a Sanskrit name for the plant Hedychium spicatum (spiked ginger lily). This synonym was identified by Narahari in his 13th-century Rājanighaṇṭu (verses 6.226-227), which is an Āyurvedic medicinal thesaurus.

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Sāṭikā, (f.)=sāṭaka Vin. I, 292 sq.; II, 31; 272, 279 (udaka° bathing mantle) J. I, 330; Vism. 339 (in simile); Miln. 240 (cp. M. III, 253). sāṭiya the same Vin. II, 177 (°gāhāpaka receiver of undergarments). (Page 702)

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Satika, (adj.) (-°) (fr. sata1) consisting of a hundred, belonging to a hundred; yojanasatika extending one hundred yojanas Vin. II, 238; vīsaṃvassasatika of hundred and twenty years’standing Vin. II, 303. (Page 672)

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sāṭikā : (f.) a clothe; a cloak.

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