Angulisphotana, Aṅgulisphoṭana, Anguli-sphotana, Aṅgulīsphoṭana: 6 definitions


Angulisphotana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Aṅgulisphoṭana (अङ्गुलिस्फोटन) or Aṅgulīsphoṭana (अङ्गुलीस्फोटन).—[aṅgulyormoṭanaṃ mardanaṃ sphoṭanaṃ tāḍanaṃ vā yatra] snapping or cracking the fingers (Mar cuṭakī).

Derivable forms: aṅgulisphoṭanam (अङ्गुलिस्फोटनम्), aṅgulīsphoṭanam (अङ्गुलीस्फोटनम्).

Aṅgulisphoṭana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms aṅguli and sphoṭana (स्फोटन). See also (synonyms): aṅgulimoṭana, aṅgurimoṭana, aṅgurisphoṭana.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Aṅgulisphoṭana (अङ्गुलिस्फोटन).—n. (naṃ) Snapping the fingers. E. aṅguli and sphoṭana bursting.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Aṅgulisphoṭana (अङ्गुलिस्फोटन):—[=aṅguli-sphoṭana] [from aṅguli > aṅgula] n. snapping or cracking the fingers.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Aṅgulisphoṭana (अङ्गुलिस्फोटन):—[tatpurusha compound] n.

(-nam) Snapping the fingers. E. aṅguli and sphoṭana.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Aṅgulisphoṭana (अङ्गुलिस्फोटन):—[aṅguli-sphoṭana] (naṃ) 1. n. Idem.

[Sanskrit to German]

Angulisphotana in German

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