kan2n2i Tamil: 1. virgin, maiden, young unmarried woman; 2. youthfulness, tenderness, juvenility, virginity; 3. freshness; 4. state of being earliest in time; 5. imperishable state; 6. woman; 7. female ascetic; 8. female possessing perpetual youth, as celestial; 9. durga; 10. parvati; 11. name of a river that flowed in ancient times, south of cape comorin; 12. virgo, a zodiacal sign 13. the month purattaci 14. the 13th naksatra 15. a principal tubular vessel of the human body, one of taca-nait, q.v.; 16. aloe; 17. mussell-shell creeper