Patighnilakshana, Patighnīlakṣaṇa: 3 definitions


Patighnilakshana 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 Patighnīlakṣaṇa can be transliterated into English as Patighnilaksana or Patighnilakshana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Patighnīlakṣaṇa (पतिघ्नीलक्षण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) Sign of a murderess of a husband. E. patighnī, and lakṣaṇa a mark.

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

Patighnīlakṣaṇa (पतिघ्नीलक्षण):—[=pati-ghnī-lakṣaṇa] [from pati-ghna > pati] n. the mark of a h°-killer, [Horace H. Wilson]

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

Patighnīlakṣaṇa (पतिघ्नीलक्षण):—[patighnī-lakṣaṇa] (ṇaṃ) 1. n. A sign or line on the hand foreshewing the murder of a husband.

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