Stricihna, aka: Strīcihna, Stri-cihna; 2 Definition(s)


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Strīcihna (स्त्रीचिह्न).—

1) any mark or characteristic of the female sex.

2) the female organ, vulva.

Derivable forms: strīcihnam (स्त्रीचिह्नम्).

Strīcihna is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms strī and cihna (चिह्न).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Strīcihna (स्त्रीचिह्न).—n.

(-hnaṃ) 1. The vulva or womb. 2. The female breast. 3. Any mark or characteristic of the female sex. E. strī a female, cihna mark.

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