Sutikshna, aka: Su-tikshna, Sutīkṣṇa; 2 Definition(s)

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Sutikshna 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 Sutīkṣṇa can be transliterated into English as Sutiksna or Sutikshna, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[Sutikshna in Sanskrit glossaries]

Sutīkṣṇa (सुतीक्ष्ण).—a.

1) very sharp.

2) very pungent.

3) acutely painful. (-kṣṇaḥ) 1 the Śigru tree.

2) Name of a sage; नाम्ना सुतीक्ष्णश्चरितेन दान्तः (nāmnā sutīkṣṇaścaritena dāntaḥ) R.13.41. °दशनः (daśanaḥ) an epithet of Śiva.

Sutīkṣṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms su and tīkṣṇa (तीक्ष्ण).

(Source): DDSA: The practical 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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