Sucishikha, Sūciśikhā, Suci-shikha, Sūcīśikhā: 2 definitions

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Sucishikha 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 terms Sūciśikhā and Sūcīśikhā can be transliterated into English as Sucisikha or Sucishikha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Suchishikha.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Sucishikha in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sūciśikhā (सूचिशिखा) or Sūcīśikhā (सूचीशिखा).—the point of a needle

Sūciśikhā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sūci and śikhā (शिखा).

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

Sūciśikhā (सूचिशिखा):—[=sūci-śikhā] [from sūci > sūc] f. the point of a needle, [Naiṣadha-carita]

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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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