DICTIONARY

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Daily word
仙 (僊 )
Explanation
rsi, 哩始 an immortal. 仙人; 人仙 the genī, of whom there is a famous group of eight 八仙; an ascetic, a man of the hills, a hermit; the Buddha. The 楞嚴經 gives ten kinds of immortals, walkers on the earth, fliers, wanderers at will, into space, into the deva heavens, transforming themselves into any form, etc. The names of ten rsis, who preceded Śākyamuni, the first being 闍提首那? Jatisena; there is also a list of sixty-eight 大仙 given in the 大孔雀咒經下 A classification of five is 天仙 deva genī, 神仙 spirit genī, 人仙 human genī, 地仙 earth, or cavern genī, and 鬼仙 ghost genī.
Popular word

sakaṣāya

Explanation
○kaṣāya mfn. dominated by passion (-tva n.) Vedântas. Sarvad

sakaṇṭaka

Explanation
sakaṇṭaka : [adj.] thorny.

sakaṇṭaka

Explanation
Sakaṇṭaka (adj.) [sa+kaṇṭaka] thorny, dangerous D i.135; Th 2, 352; DA i.296.

sakaṇṭaka

Explanation
○kaṇṭaka mf(ā)n. having thorns, thorny, prickly, Cān • troublesome, perilous W • having the hairs of the body erected, thrilled with joy or desire Kathās • having pointed splinters MBh. (vḷ.) • accompanied with bones (said of fish) Pat • m. Guilandina Bonduc L • Blyxa Octandra L
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