Dhanakeli, Dhana-keli: 6 definitions


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[«previous next»] — Dhanakeli in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dhanakeli (धनकेलि).—an epithet of Kubera.

Derivable forms: dhanakeliḥ (धनकेलिः).

Dhanakeli is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dhana and keli (केलि).

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

Dhanakeli (धनकेलि).—m.

(-liḥ) Kuvera, the Hindu Plutus; also dhanakelika. E. dhana wealth, and keli who sports.

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

Dhanakeli (धनकेलि):—[=dhana-keli] [from dhana > dhan] m. ‘sporting with w°’, Name of Kubera, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Dhanakeli (धनकेलि):—[dhana-keli] (liḥ) 2. m. Kuvera.

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