Shucy, Śucy: 6 definitions


Shucy 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 Śucy can be transliterated into English as Sucy or Shucy, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Shuchy.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śucy (शुच्य्).—1 P. (śucyati)

1) To bathe, perform ablutions.

2) To squeeze, express (as juice).

3) To distil.

4) To churn; (these senses may belong to śuc 4 P. also).

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

Śucy (शुच्य्).—[(i)śucyī] r. 1st cl. (śucyati) 1. To bathe. 2. To distil. 3. To press or squeeze out. 4. To churn. 5. To pain or distress.

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

Śucy (शुच्य्).—cucy Cu- Cy, i. 1, [Parasmaipada.] To express or squeeze out. śukta, see s.v.

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

1) Śucy (शुच्य्):—[from śuc] 1. śucy (for 2. See [column]3), in [compound] for śuci.

2) 2. śucy (also written cucy) [class] 1. [Parasmaipada] śucyati, to distil (= abhiṣave q.v.; others ‘to perform ablution’), [Dhātupāṭha xv, 6.]

3) Sūcy (सूच्य्):—[from sūc] in [compound] for sūci or sūcī.

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

Śucy (शुच्य्):—(ī) śucyati 1. a. To bathe; distil; squeeze out; churn; pain distress.

[Sanskrit to German]

Shucy 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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