Sic, Shic, Śic: 9 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Śic can be transliterated into English as Sic or Shic, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Sich.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Sic (सिच्).—One of the substitutes (स् (s)) for the general sign च्लि (cli) of the aorist tense (लुङ् (luṅ)); cf. च्लि लुङि । च्ले (cli luṅi | cle); सिच् (sic) P. III.1. 43, 44.

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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śic (शिच्).—f. The string of a yoke (for carrying burdens).

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Sic (सिच्).—6 U. (siñcati-te, siṣeca-siṣice, asicat-ta, asikta, sekṣyati-te, sektum, sikta; s of sic is generally changed to after a preposition ending in i or u)

1) To sprinkle, scatter in small drops; अम्भांसि रुक्मकुम्भेन सिञ्चन् मूर्ध्नि समाधिमान् (ambhāṃsi rukmakumbhena siñcan mūrdhni samādhimān) Bhaṭṭikāvya 19.23.

2) To water, moisten; soak, wet; विश्रान्तः सन् व्रज वननदीतीरजातानि सिञ्चन् (viśrāntaḥ san vraja vananadītīrajātāni siñcan) Meghadūta 26; Manusmṛti 9.255.

3) To pour out, emit, discharge, shed; एताः करोत्पीडित- वारिधारा दर्पात् सखीभिर्वदनेषु सिक्ताः (etāḥ karotpīḍita- vāridhārā darpāt sakhībhirvadaneṣu siktāḥ) R.16.66.

4) To infuse, instil, pour in; जाड्यं धियो हरति सिञ्चति वाचि सत्यम् (jāḍyaṃ dhiyo harati siñcati vāci satyam) Bhartṛhari 2. 23.

5) To pour out for, offer to; अन्यथा तिलोदकं मे सिञ्चतम् (anyathā tilodakaṃ me siñcatam) Ś.3.

6) To impregnate.

7) To dip, soak, steep. -Caus. (secayati-te) To cause to sprinkle. -Desid. (sisikṣati-te) To wish to sprinkle.

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Sic (सिच्).—f.

1) Cloth; L. D. B.

2) The border or hem of a dress.

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

Śic (शिच्).—f. (-śik) The string of a pole for carrying burdens. E. śraṃs to fall, deriv. irr.: see śikya .

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Ṣic (षिच्).—[(au)ṣicau] r. 6th cl. (siñcati-te) 1. To sprinkle. 2. To moisten, to water, (as plants.) 3. To pour out. 4. To pour in. With abhi prefixed, 1. To anoint, to initiate. 2. To sprinkle. With ud, 1. To sprinkle. 2. To make proud. With ni, 1. To pour. 2. To impregnate. With pari, To pour round.

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Sic (सिच्).—f. (-sik) Clothes. E. ṣic to sprinkle, aff. kvip .

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

Sic (सिच्).—i. 6, siñca, [Parasmaipada.] [Ātmanepada.] 1. To sprinkle, Mahābhārata 1, 8153. 2. To discharge, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 11, 170; with śukram, To lose semen, 2, 181. 3. To pour in, [Bhartṛhari, (ed. Bohlen.)] 2, 20.

— With the prep. abhi abhi, ṣic, 1. To besprinkle, [Rāmāyaṇa] 1, 38, 14; to wet, [Pañcatantra] 50, 9. 2. To pour upon, [Meghadūta, (ed. Gildemeister.)] 49. 3. To inaugurate by sprinkling with sacred water, to initiate, [Rāmāyaṇa] 1, 1, 79; [Vikramorvaśī, (ed. Bollensen.)] [distich] 161. [Ātmanepada.] To be inaugurated, Mahābhārata 3, 14423. [Causal.] To cause to be inaugurated, Mahābhārata 1, 3117.

— With ava ava, avasikta, Sprinkled, Mahābhārata 1, 7730.

— With ā ā, [Causal.] To order to be dropped in, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 8, 272.

— With ud ud, To make haughty, [Raghuvaṃśa, (ed. Stenzler.)] 17, 43. utsikta, 1. Sprinkled. 2. Overflowing, abounding, [Rāmāyaṇa] 1, 21, 13. 3. Haughty, [Kathāsaritsāgara, (ed. Brockhaus.)] 18, 86. 4. Mad, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 8, 71.

— With ni ni, ṣic, To sprinkle, [Vikramorvaśī, (ed. Bollensen.)] [distich] 23; [Raghuvaṃśa, (ed. Stenzler.)] 3, 26. [Causal.] To cause to be sprinkled, [Rāmāyaṇa] 2, 63, 9.

— With pari pari, ṣic, 1. To sprinkle round about, [Pañcatantra] iii. [distich] 26. 2. To sprinkle, Mahābhārata 1, 4500.

— With pra pra, i. 4, To flow away, Mahābhārata 3, 14767. prasikta, Sprinkled, [Uttara Rāmacarita, 2. ed. Calc., 1862.] 58, 4.

— With sam sam, saṃsikta, 1. Sprinkled, [Rāmāyaṇa] 1, 5, 8. 2. Moistened, [Pañcatantra] iii. [distich] 33.

— Cf. [Old High German.] sīhan, colare, seihjan, mingere, probably [Gothic.] saivs; [Old High German.] seo, gi-sic; [Latin] stilla (for stic-la; cf. strau in [Old High German.] straum = Sskr. sro, vb. sru); probably

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

Śic (शिच्).—[feminine] ([nominative] śik) = śikya, also net.

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Sic (सिच्).—1. siñcati siñcate [participle] sikta pour out, sprinkle, scatter (also semen); pour in or upon ([locative]), besprinkle with ([instrumental]); cast (molten metal), form into (2 [accusative]). [Causative] secayati sprinkle, water.

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Sic (सिच्).—2. [feminine] hem of a garment.

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

1) Śic (शिच्):—f. ([nominative case] śik) = śikya, the cord or strap of a yoke or pole for carrying burdens, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

2) a net, [ib.]

3) Sic (सिच्):—1. sic [class] 6. [Ātmanepada] [Parasmaipada] ([Dhātupāṭha xxviii, 140]) siñcati, te (once in [Ṛg-veda x, 96, 1], secate [perfect tense] siṣeca, siṣice [in, [Ṛg-veda] also sisicuḥ, sisice]; [Aorist] asicat, cata [Gr. also asikta]; [subjunctive] sicāmahe, [Ṛg-veda]; Prec. sicyāt, [Brāhmaṇa]; [future] sekṣyati, te, [ib.] etc.; [infinitive mood] sektum, [Mahābhārata] sektavai, [Brāhmaṇa]; [indeclinable participle] siktvā, [ib.]; -sicya, [Atharva-veda]; -secam or -sekam, [Gṛhya-sūtra and śrauta-sūtra]),

—to pour out, discharge, emit, shed, infuse or pour into or on ([locative case]), [Ṛg-veda] etc. etc.;

—to emit semen, impregnate, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Brāhmaṇa; Manu-smṛti];

—to scatter in small drops, sprinkle, besprinkle or moisten with ([instrumental case]), [Ṛg-veda] etc. etc.;

—to dip, soak, steep, [Bhāvaprakāśa];

—to cast or form anything out of molten metal etc. (2 [accusative]), [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Aitareya-brāhmaṇa] :—[Passive voice] sicyate ([Epic] also ti; [Aorist] aseci),

—to be poured out or sprinkled, [Ṛg-veda] etc. etc.:—[Causal] secayati, te ([Epic] also siñcayati; [Aorist] asīṣicat or asīsicat),

—to cause to pour out etc.;

—to sprinkle, water (plants etc.), [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature etc.] :—[Desiderative] siṣikṣati or sisikṣati;—te [grammar] (cf. sisikṣā) :—[Intensive] sesicyate, sesekti.

4) cf. [Zend] hincaiti; [Greek] ἰκμάς (?); [Anglo-Saxon] seón; [German] seihen, seichen.

5) 2. sic f. the border or hem of a dress, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; Gṛhya-sūtra and śrauta-sūtra]

6) ([dual number]) the two borders or boundaries id est. the horizon, [Ṛg-veda i, 95, 7]

7) ([dual number] and [plural]) the wings of an army, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda]

8) 3. sic f. = śic, a net, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

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

1) Śic (शिच्):—(k) 5. f. String of a pole for carrying burdens.

2) Ṣic (षिच्):—(śa, ña) siñcati 6. a. To sprinkle.

3) Sic (सिच्):—(k) 5. f. Clothes.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Sic (सिच्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Uṃja, Khaṃpa, Chaṃṭa, Talahaṭṭa, Siṃca, Sea.

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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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