Utkirna, Utkīrṇa: 8 definitions


Utkirna means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, Hindi. 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Utkirn.

India history and geography

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary

Utkīrṇa.—(CII 3), ‘engraved’; a technical expression for the actual engravign of an inscription on copper or stone; some- times indicated by the word udghāṭita (Ep. Ind., Vol. XXXI, p. 20) and ghaṭita (Ind. Ant., Vol. XII, p. 121). See Ullekhaka, likhita. Note: utkīrṇa is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Utkīrṇa (उत्कीर्ण).—p. p.

1) Thrown or piled up, scattered.

2) Engraven, carved, sculptured; Mālatīmādhava (Bombay) 5.1; K.17, 36,79,16,129,133,141,186,26; °नामधेयम् (nāmadheyam) engraven with a name.

3) Bored, perforated; घुण° (ghuṇa°) Pañcatantra (Bombay) 3.139.

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

Utkīrṇa (उत्कीर्ण).—[adjective] cut out, shaped, engraven.

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

1) Utkīrṇa (उत्कीर्ण):—[=ut-kīrṇa] [from ut-kṝ] mfn. heaped up, scattered, [Raghuvaṃśa]

2) [v.s. ...] covered with, [Kādambarī]

3) [v.s. ...] dug out, perforated, [Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra; Suśruta] etc.

4) [v.s. ...] pierced

5) [v.s. ...] engraved, carved

6) [v.s. ...] cut out, [Vikramorvaśī; Kāvyādarśa]

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

Utkīrṇa (उत्कीर्ण):—[(rṇaḥ-rṇāḥ-rṇaṃ) p.] Perforated; scattered.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Utkīrṇa (उत्कीर्ण) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Ukkaria, Ukkiṇṇa, Ukkinna.

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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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Hindi dictionary

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Utkīrṇa (उत्कीर्ण) [Also spelled utkirn]:—(a) carved; worked out in relief; ~[na] inscribing in relief, engraving.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Utkīrṇa (ಉತ್ಕೀರ್ಣ):—

1) [adjective] heaped or piled up; stacked one above the other.

2) [adjective] thrown up.

3) [adjective] engraved; carved; sculptured.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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