Garddabha: 2 definitions
Garddabha 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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-bhaḥ) 1. Smell, odour. 2. An ass. f. (-bhī) 1. A she ass. 2. An insect, a kind of beetle springing from cowdung. 3. A disease of the skin, eruption of round, red, and painful spots; also garddabhikā. 4. A creeper, (Clitoria ternata.) n.
(-bhaṃ) The white lotus. E. gardd to sound, Unadi affix abhac.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Garddabha (गर्द्दभ):—(bhaḥ) 1. m. An ass; smell. (bhī) bhikā f. An ass; insect, disease of the skin. 1. n. The white lotus.
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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Ends with: Jalagarddabha.
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