Angulisamjna, aka: Aṅgulisaṃjñā, Anguli-samjna, Aṅgulīsaṃjñā; 1 Definition(s)

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Aṅgulisaṃjñā (अङ्गुलिसंज्ञा) or Aṅgulīsaṃjñā (अङ्गुलीसंज्ञा).—[tṛ. ta.] a sign made by the finger; मुखार्पितैकाङ्गुलिसंज्ञयैव (mukhārpitaikāṅgulisaṃjñayaiva) Ku.3.41

Aṅgulisaṃjñā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms aṅguli and saṃjñā (संज्ञा). See also (synonyms): aṅgurisaṃjñā.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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