Tikshnataila, Tīkṣṇataila, Tikshna-taila: 6 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Tīkṣṇataila can be transliterated into English as Tiksnataila or Tikshnataila, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Tīkṣṇataila (तीक्ष्णतैल).—

1) spirituous liquor.

2) the resin of the Sāla tree.

Derivable forms: tīkṣṇatailam (तीक्ष्णतैलम्).

Tīkṣṇataila is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tīkṣṇa and taila (तैल).

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

Tīkṣṇataila (तीक्ष्णतैल).—n.

(-laṃ) 1. Resin. 2. The milky juice of the Euphorbia. 3. Spirituous or vinous liquor. E. tīkṣṇa hot, pungent, and taila oil, unguent.

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

1) Tīkṣṇataila (तीक्ष्णतैल):—[=tīkṣṇa-taila] [from tīkṣṇa] n. ‘pungent oil’, the resin of Shorea robusta, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] the milky juice of Euphorbia lactea, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

3) [v.s. ...] spirituous liquor, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Tīkṣṇataila (तीक्ष्णतैल):—[tīkṣṇa-taila] (laṃ) 1. n. Resin; juice of the Euphorbia; spirituous or vinous liquor.

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Tikshnataila 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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