ṣikan षिकन्

Definition: tad. affix इक added to the word पथिन् in the sense of ' a student of' or ' a scholar of ' when the word पथिन् is preceded by the word शत or षष्टि. e. g. शतपथिकः, शतपथिकी । cf. शतषष्टेः षिकन् पथ: Kas. on P. [I. 2.60.

Dictionary: Abhyankar
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