Sutunga, Sutuṅga, Su-tunga: 5 definitions


Sutunga 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.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sutuṅga (सुतुङ्ग).—a. very lofty or tall. (-ṅgaḥ) 1 the cocoa-nut tree.

2) the culminating point of a planet.

Sutuṅga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms su and tuṅga (तुङ्ग).

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

Sutuṅga (सुतुङ्ग).—mfn.

(-ṅgaḥ-ṅgā-ṅgaṃ) Very lofty or tall. m.

(-ṅgaḥ) The cocoanut tree. E. su very, tuṅga tall.

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

1) Sutuṅga (सुतुङ्ग):—[=su-tuṅga] [from su > su-tanaya] mfn. very lofty or tall, [Horace H. Wilson]

2) [v.s. ...] m. the culmination or culminating point of a planet, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

3) [v.s. ...] the cocoa-nut tree, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

4) [v.s. ...] Name of a place, [Mahābhārata] ([Bombay edition] sa-t).

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

Sutuṅga (सुतुङ्ग):—[su-tuṅga] (ṅgaḥ) 1. m. The cocoanut tree. a. Very tall or lofty.

[Sanskrit to German]

Sutunga 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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