Bhandahasini, Bhaṇḍahāsinī, Bhanda-hasini: 6 definitions
Bhandahasini means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
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Bhaṇḍahāsinī (भण्डहासिनी).—a harlot, courtezan.
Bhaṇḍahāsinī is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhaṇḍa and hāsinī (हासिनी).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Bhaṇḍahāsinī (भण्डहासिनी).—f. (-bī) A whore, a harlot. E. bhaṇḍa a jester, and hāsinī who delights.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Bhaṇḍahāsinī (भण्डहासिनी):—[=bhaṇḍa-hāsinī] [from bhaṇḍa > bhaṇḍ] f. a harlot, prostitute, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Bhaṇḍahāsinī (भण्डहासिनी):—[bhaṇḍa-hāsinī] (nī) 3. f. A whore.
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