Sankuci, aka: Saṅkuci, Śaṅkuci, Śāṅkucī, Shankuci; 1 Definition(s)


Sankuci 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.

The Sanskrit terms Śaṅkuci and Śāṅkucī can be transliterated into English as Sankuci or Shankuci, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Shankuchi.

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Pali-English dictionary

Sankuci in Pali glossary... « previous · [S] · next »

saṅkuci : (aor. of saṅkucati) became contracted; shrank; clenched.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
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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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