Dantolukhalika, Dantolūkhalika, Danta-ulukhalika: 8 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dantolūkhalika (दन्तोलूखलिक).—m. one who uses his teeth for a mortar, (grinding grain to be eaten between his teeth), an anchorite; cf. Manusmṛti 6.17; Rām.3.6; Mahābhārata (Bombay) 13.141.14.

Derivable forms: dantolūkhalikaḥ (दन्तोलूखलिकः).

Dantolūkhalika is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms danta and ulūkhalika (उलूखलिक). See also (synonyms): dantakhalin.

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

Dantolūkhalika (दन्तोलूखलिक).—m.

(-kaḥ) One who eats grain without its having been threshed, an anchorite. E. danta a tooth, ulūkhala a mortar, and ṭhan affix; who winnows with his teeth. dantā eva ulūkhalaḥ kaṇḍanasādhanaṃ vidyate asya .

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

Dantolūkhalika (दन्तोलूखलिक).—[adjective] using the teeth as a mortar, i.e. eating unground corn.

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

Dantolūkhalika (दन्तोलूखलिक):—[from danta] mfn. ‘using the teeth as a mortar’, eating unground grain (an ascetic), [Manu-smṛti vi, 17; Yājñavalkya iii, 49; Mahābhārata ix, 2182; xiii, 647.]

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

Dantolūkhalika (दन्तोलूखलिक):—[danto+lūkhalika] (kaḥ) 1. m. He who as a penance eats grain without its being thrashed, an ascetic.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Dantolūkhalika (दन्तोलूखलिक) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Daṃtukkhaliya.

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