Ardhakhara, aka: Ardhakhāra, Ardha-khara; 2 Definition(s)

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Ardhakhāra (अर्धखार).—a kind of measure, half a Khāri; P.V.4.11.

Derivable forms: ardhakhāram (अर्धखारम्).

Ardhakhāra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ardha and khāra (खार). See also (synonyms): ardhakhārī.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ardhakhāra (अर्धखार) or Arddhakhāra.—nf. (-raṃ-rī) A measure, half a khari. E. ardha, and khārī a measure so called.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
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