Tulyanaktamdina, Tulyanaktaṃdina, Tulya-naktamdina: 2 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Tulyanaktaṃdina (तुल्यनक्तंदिन).—a.

1) having equal days and nights.

2) not distinguishing between day and night; ताप्यमानः स बभ्राम तुल्यनक्तंदिनश्चिरम् (tāpyamānaḥ sa babhrāma tulyanaktaṃdinaściram) Kathāsaritsāgara 11.28.

Tulyanaktaṃdina is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tulya and naktaṃdina (नक्तंदिन).

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

1) Tulyanaktaṃdina (तुल्यनक्तंदिन):—[=tulya-naktaṃ-dina] [from tulya > tul] mfn. having equal days and nights, [Hemacandra]

2) [v.s. ...] not distinguishing between day and night, [Kathāsaritsāgara ci, 289.]

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