Shlakshnatvac, Ślakṣṇatvac, Shlakshna-tvac: 3 definitions


Shlakshnatvac 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 Ślakṣṇatvac can be transliterated into English as Slaksnatvac or Shlakshnatvac, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Shlakshnatvach.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ślakṣṇatvac (श्लक्ष्णत्वच्).—m. Bauhinia Tomentosa (Mar. āpaṭā).

Ślakṣṇatvac is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ślakṣṇa and tvac (त्वच्).

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

Ślakṣṇatvac (श्लक्ष्णत्वच्):—[=ślakṣṇa-tvac] [from ślakṣṇa] m. ‘having a smooth bark’, Bauhinia Tomentosa, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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Shlakshnatvac in German

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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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