Ankushin, Aṅkuśin: 3 definitions

Introduction

Ankushin 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.

The Sanskrit term Aṅkuśin can be transliterated into English as Ankusin or Ankushin, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Aṅkuśin (अङ्कुशिन्).—a. [astyarthe ini] Having a hook or goad; laying hold of with a hook.

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

Aṅkuśin (अङ्कुशिन्).—[adjective] hooked, crooked, deceiving.

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

Aṅkuśin (अङ्कुशिन्):—[from aṅk] mfn. having a hook, laying hold of with a hook, [Ṛg-veda x, 34, 7.]

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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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