Bahudhara, Bahudhāra, Bahu-dhara: 6 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bahudhāra (बहुधार).—

1) the thunderbolt of Indra.

2) a diamond.

Derivable forms: bahudhāram (बहुधारम्).

Bahudhāra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bahu and dhāra (धार). See also (synonyms): bahīdhāra.

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

Bahudhāra (बहुधार).—m.

(-raḥ) Indra'S thunderbolt. E. bahu many, dhārā edge.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Bahudhāra (बहुधार):—[=bahu-dhāra] [from bahu > bah] n. ‘many-edged’, a diamond or the thunderbolt of Indra, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Bahudhāra (बहुधार):—[bahu-dhāra] (raḥ) 1. m. Thunderbolt.

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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