The Joyous Meditation Teachings of Lorin Roche


Suci - Needle, any sharp instrument, needle used in surgery, rail, door-bolt, military array, index or table of contents for books, disc in computing eclipses, gesticulation, dramatic action



kiṃcid aṅgaṃ vibhidyādau tīkṣṇasūcyādinā tataḥ |
tatraiva cetanāṃ yuktvā bhairave nirmalā gatiḥ || 93 ||

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sūci
sūci [L=251025]
(prob. to be connected with sūtra , syūta &c fr. √ siv , " to sew " cf. sūkma ; in R. once sūcinā instr.) , a needle or any sharp-pointed instrument (e.g. " a needle used in surgery " , " a magnet " &c ) RV. &c

the sharp point or tip of anything or any pointed object Ka1v. Car. BhP.

a rail or balustrade DivyA7v.

a small door-bolt L.

" sharp file or column " , a kind of military array (accord. to Kull. on Mn. vii , 187, " placing the sharpest and most active soldiers in front ") Mn. MBh. Ka1m.

an index , table of contents (in books printed in India ; cf. -pattra below)

a triangle formed by the sides of a trapezium produced till they meet Col.

a cone , pyramid ib.

(in astron) the earth's disc in computing eclipses (or " the corrected diameter of the earth ") Su1ryas.

gesticulation , dramatic action L.

a kind of coitus L.

sight , seeing (= dṛṣṭi) L.
sūci [L=251037]
(only sūci) the son of niāda and a vaiśyā L.
sūci [L=251038]
a maker of winnowing baskets &c (cf. sūnā) L.
(H2) f.
[L=251026]f.
[L=251027]f.
[L=251028]f.
[L=251029]f.
[L=251030]f.
[L=251031]f.
[L=251032]f.
[L=251033]f.
[L=251034]f.
[L=251035]f.
[L=251036]f.
(H2B) m.
(H2B) m.
 sūcī
sūcī́ [L=251039]
(prob. to be connected with sūtra , syūta &c fr. √ siv , " to sew " cf. sūkma ; in R. once sūcinā instr.) , a needle or any sharp-pointed instrument (e.g. " a needle used in surgery " , " a magnet " &c ) RV. &c

Ka1v. Car. BhP.

DivyA7v.

L.

accord. to Kull. on Mn. vii , 187, " placing the sharpest and most active soldiers in front ") Mn. MBh. Ka1m.

cf. -pattra below)

Col.

ib.

Su1ryas.

L.

L.

= dṛṣṭi) L.
sūcī́ [L=251051]
(only sūci) the son of niāda and a vaiśyā L.
sūcī́ [L=251052]
a maker of winnowing baskets &c (cf. sūnā) L.
sūcī [p= 1241,2] [L=251089
(H3) f.
[L=251040]the sharp point or tip of anything or any pointed object
[L=251041]a rail or balustrade
[L=251042]a small door-bolt
[L=251043]" sharp file or column " , a kind of military array (
[L=251044]an index , table of contents (in books printed in India ;
[L=251045]a triangle formed by the sides of a trapezium produced till they meet
[L=251046]a cone , pyramid
[L=251047](in astron) the earth's disc in computing eclipses (or " the corrected diameter of the earth ")
[L=251048]gesticulation , dramatic action
[L=251049]a kind of coitus
[L=251050]sight , seeing (
(H3B) m.
(H3B) m.
(H2) 

sūciśikhā
sūci--śikhā [L=251070]
the point of a needle Naish.
(H3) f.
 sūcisūtra
sūci--sūtra [L=251071]
a thread for a needle or for sewing (v.l. sūcī-ś°) L.
(H3) n.



(= sūcī) , in comp.

f.
 sūcighaka
sūci--ghaka [p= 1241,1] [L=251055]
a needle-case L.
(H3) n.
 sūcibhinna
sūci--bhinna [L=251061]
divided into needle-like points at the ends of the buds Megh.
(H3) mfn.
 sūcibhedya
sūci--bhedya [L=251062]
capable of being pierced with a needle , very dense , palpable (as darkness) Megh. Hit.
(H3) mfn.
 sūciradana
sūci--radana [L=251064]
" needle-toothed " , the mungoose L.
(H3) m.
 sūciroman
sūci--roman [L=251065]
" having needle-like bristles " , a hog L.
(H3) m.
 sūcivadana
sūci--vadana [L=251067]
(perhaps w.r. for -radana) " needle-faced " , the mungoose L.

L.
(H3) m.
[L=251068]a musquito
 sūciśikhā
sūci--śikhā [L=251070]
the point of a needle Naish.
(H3) f.
 sūcisūtra
sūci--sūtra [L=251071]
a thread for a needle or for sewing (v.l. sūcī-ś°) L.
(H3) n.
 sūcika
sūcika [L=251072]
one who lives by his needle , a tailor &c (cf. saucika) VarBr2S.
(H2) m.
 sūcikā
sūcikā [L=251073]
» next.
sūcikā [L=251074]
a needle L.

L.

Odoratissimus L.

of an apsaras (cf. śūcikā) L.
(H2B) f.
(H2) f.
[L=251075]an elephant's trunk or proboscis
[L=251076]Pandanus
[L=251077]N.
 sūcinī
sūcinī [p= 1241,2] [L=251087]
a needle W.
(H2B) f.
 sūcīkaāhanyāya
sūcī--kaāha-nyāya [L=251090]
the rule of the needle and the caldron (a phrase implying that when two things have to be done , one easy and the other difficult , the easier should be done first) MW.
(H3) m.
 sūcīkarman
sūcī--karman [L=251092]
needle-work (one of the 64 kalās) BhP. Sch.
(H3) n.
 sūcītuṇḍa
sūcī--tuṇḍa [L=251094]
" needle-mouthed " , a gnat Ba1lar.
(H3) m.
 sūcīpāśa
sūcī--pāśa [L=251101]
the eye of a needle Sus3r.
(H3) m.
 sūcīmukha
sūcī--mukha [L=251105]
the point of a needle (also °khā*gra) Ka1v. Sus3r.

partic. hell BhP.
sūcī́--mukha [L=251107]
(ī)n. having a beak &c as sharp as a needle AV. Pan5cat.
sūcī́--mukha [L=251108]
(ī)n. pointed or sharp as a needle MBh.
sūcī́--mukha [L=251109]
(ī)n. narrow (cf. -vaktra) Car. S3a1rn3gS.
sūcī́--mukha [L=251110]
(ī)n. (only L. ) a bird (or a partic. bird or N. of a bird) Katha1s. Pan5cat.
sūcī́--mukha [L=251111]
(ī)n. a kind of kuśa grass
sūcī́--mukha [L=251112]
(ī)n. a gnat or some other stinging insect
sūcī́--mukha [L=251113]
(ī)n. a partic. position of the hands
sūcī--mukha [L=251115]
a diamond L.
(H3) n.
[L=251106]a
(H3B) mf
(H3B) mf
(H3B) mf
(H3B) mf
(H3B) mf
(H3B) mf
(H3B) mf
(H3B) n.
 sūcīvaktra
sūcī--vaktra [L=251118]
having a mouth or aperture as pointed as a needle , too narrow Sus3r. Bhpr.
sūcī--vaktra [L=251119]
N. of one of skanda's attendants MBh.
sūcī--vaktra [L=251120]
of an asura Hariv.
(H3) mfn.
(H3B) m.
(H3B) m.
 sūcyagra
sūcy--agra [L=251125]
the point of a needle MBh. Pan5cat.

i.e. very little (= °grabhedyam bhūmi-talam) MBh. Inscr.
sūcy--agra [L=251127]
" pointed or sharp as a needle " , a thorn L.
(H3) n.
[L=251126]as much land as is pierced by the point of a needle
(H3B) m.
 sūcyagraviddha
sūcy--agra---viddha [L=251128]
pierced by the point of a needle Pan5cat.
(H4) mfn.
 sūcyāsya
sūcy--āsya [L=251130]
needle-mouthed L.
sūcy--āsya [L=251131]
a rat L.
sūcy--āsya [L=251132]
a gnat or musquito L.
sūcy--āsya [L=251133]
a partic. position of the hands L.
(H3) mfn.
(H3B) m.
(H3B) m.
(H3B) m.