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Sovatthika, 2 Definition(s)

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Sovatthika, (adj.) (either fr. sotthi with diæresis, or fr. su+atthi+ka=Sk. svastika) safe M. I, 117; Vv 187 (=sotthika VvA. 95); J. VI, 339 (in the shape of a svastika? ); Pv IV. 33 (=sotthi-bhāva-vāha PvA. 250). —âlaṅkāra a kind of auspicious mark J. VI, 488. (Page 726)

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sovatthika : (nt.) a savastika; a mark like S on the hood of a cobra.

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