Gaudhara, Gaudhāra: 7 definitions


Gaudhara 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 dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Gaudhāra (गौधार).—(= godhikātmajaḥ Pāṇ.4.1.1293) A lizard living in the hollows of trees (Bengali tokke) L. D. B.

Derivable forms: gaudhāraḥ (गौधारः).

See also (synonyms): gaudheya, gaudhera.

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

Gaudhāra (गौधार).—m.

(-raḥ) An iguana. E. godhā an alligator, and ārak affix of descent; considered as the offspring of the alligator, on account of its smaller size, and similar shape; also gaudheya and gaudhera.

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

Gaudhāra (गौधार):—m. (metron. [from] godhā, [Pāṇini 4-1, 130]) = godh, an Iguana, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Gaudhāra (गौधार):—(raḥ) 1. m. An iguana.

[Sanskrit to German]

Gaudhara in German

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Gaudhāra (ಗೌಧಾರ):—[noun] a harmless, moderate-sized, tropical lizard, Iguana tuberculata of Iguanidae family, having a row of spines from neck to tail, which is known for its grip and used in scaling forts, and which feeds on insects or vegetation; the common iguana.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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