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What is the meaning of kirpan ?

Is the meaning of kirpan "merciless" as in to be merciless in battlefield ?

In sukhmani sahib

ji-o kirpan kay niraarath daam. like the wealth of a miser, which lies useless.

A miser is called kirpan because he is merciless he could help the destitute but he chooses to be dumb instead, is that the same word ?

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What is the meaning of kirpan ?

Is the meaning of kirpan "merciless" as in to be merciless in battlefield ?

In sukhmani sahib

ji-o kirpan kay niraarath daam. like the wealth of a miser, which lies useless.

A miser is called kirpan because he is merciless he could help the destitute but he chooses to be dumb instead, is that the same word ?