Gurda, Gūrda: 6 definitions


Gurda means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi. 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

Gūrda (गूर्द).—A jump.

Derivable forms: gūrdaḥ (गूर्दः).

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

Gūrda (गूर्द).—[masculine] a jump.

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

1) Gūrda (गूर्द):—[from gūrd] m. a jump, [Kāṭhaka xxxix, 5; Āpastamba-śrauta-sūtra xvi]

2) [v.s. ...] (‘a particular food of the Asuras’ [Scholiast or Commentator]) Name of a Sāman, [Tāṇḍya-brāhmaṇa xiii, 12, 4; Lāṭyāyana vii, 1, 1 f.]

3) [v.s. ...] prajāpater g or teḥ kūrda, ‘jump of Prajāpati’, Name of two Sāmans, [Ārṣeya-brāhmaṇa]

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Gurda 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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

1) Gurda in Hindi refers in English to:—(nm) kidney; courage..—gurda (गुरदा) is alternatively transliterated as Guradā.

2) Gurdā (गुर्दा):—(nm) see [guradā].

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