Pracinatilaka, aka: Prācīnatilaka, Pracina-tilaka; 1 Definition(s)


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Prācīnatilaka (प्राचीनतिलक).—the moon.

Derivable forms: prācīnatilakaḥ (प्राचीनतिलकः).

Prācīnatilaka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms prācīna and tilaka (तिलक).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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