Sakila, Sakīla, Shakila: 4 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Sakila means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi. 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Shakil.

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sakīla (सकील).—One who from sexual weakness causes his wife to have intercourse with another man before cohabiting with her himself.

Derivable forms: sakīlaḥ (सकीलः).

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

Sakīla (सकील):—[=sa-kīla] [from sa > sa-kaṅkaṭa] m. one who from sexual weakness causes his wife to have intercourse with another man before cohabiting with her himself, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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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 (even English!). 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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

1) Śakīla (शकील) [Also spelled shakil]:—(a) charming, beautiful/handsome.

2) Sakīla (सकील) [Also spelled sakil]:—(a) difficult, abstruse (e.g.—[jabāna]).

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Sakīla (ಸಕೀಲ):—[adjective] fastened; bound; joined.

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Sakīla (ಸಕೀಲ):—

1) [noun] something unexplained, unknown or kept secret; a mystery.

2) [noun] (vīr.) that through which the interratlation among the six progressive stages in achieving the oneness with Śiva, is understood.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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