Khuranasa, Khuraṇasa, Khura-nasa, Khuranāsa: 2 definitions


Khuranasa means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Khuraṇasa (खुरणस).—a. flat-nosed.

Khuraṇasa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms khura and ṇasa (णस). See also (synonyms): khuraṇas.

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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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Pali-English dictionary

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Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Khuranāsa refers to: having a nose like a razor J. IV, 139;

Note: khuranāsa is a Pali compound consisting of the words khura and nāsa.

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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