Hadi, Haḍi: 11 definitions


Hadi means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit, biology. 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.

In Buddhism

Tibetan Buddhism (Vajrayana or tantric Buddhism)

Source: academia.edu: The Structure and Meanings of the Heruka Maṇḍala

Haḍi (हडि) refers to “fetters” and represents one of the items held in the right hand of Heruka: one of the main deities of the Herukamaṇḍala described in the 10th century Ḍākārṇava chapter 15. Heruka is positioned in the Lotus (padma) at the center; He is the origin of all heroes; He has 17 faces (with three eyes on each) and 76 arms [holding, for example, haḍi]; He is half black and half green in color; He is dancing on a flaming sun placed on Bhairava and Kālarātrī.

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Tibetan Buddhism includes schools such as Nyingma, Kadampa, Kagyu and Gelug. Their primary canon of literature is divided in two broad categories: The Kangyur, which consists of Buddha’s words, and the Tengyur, which includes commentaries from various sources. Esotericism and tantra techniques (vajrayāna) are collected indepently.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

haḍi (हडि).—ind A sound uttered in driving off a dog.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Haḍi (हडि).—Wooden fetters or stocks.

Derivable forms: haḍiḥ (हडिः).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Haḍi (हडि).—(Sanskrit Lex. once, said to be m., [Boehtlingk and Roth]; AMg. id., said to be f., [Ardha-Māgadhī Dictionary]), fetter made of wood; so Tibetan, confirmed by Saddharmapuṇḍarīka, below; always associated with, usually immediately followed by, nigaḍa, iron shackles: haḍi- nigaḍa Lalitavistara 337.9 (verse) = Tibetan śiṅ sgrog daṅ ni lcags sgrog, wooden fetters and iron fetters; dārvāyasmayair (so text, see this) haḍi-nigaḍa-bandhanair Saddharmapuṇḍarīka 440.4 (prose); dārumayair ayomayair haḍi-nigaḍair iha baddha ban- dhanaiḥ Saddharmapuṇḍarīka 450.1 (verse); haḍi-nigaḍa- Mahāvastu i.18.1 (so mss., Senart wrongly em. hasti-ni°); Divyāvadāna 250.29; 365.4; 435.17; Gaṇḍavyūha 353.11 (see s.v. kaṭaka); haḍi-daṇḍa-bandha- nigaḍāś Gaṇḍavyūha 213.24 (verse). Cf. prec.

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

Haḍi (हडि).—m.

(-ḍiḥ) A sort of stocks or wooden fetters. “hāḍikāṭha” iti bhāṣā . E. haṭh-in .

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

1) Haḍi (हडि):—m. wooden fetters, [Divyāvadāna]

2) = next, [Catalogue(s)]

3) Hādi (हादि):—[from had] m. or f. a spider (= lūtā), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

4) Hāḍi (हाडि):—m. Name of a man, [Rājataraṅgiṇī]

5) Hāḍī (हाडी):—[from hāḍi] f. a kind of written character, [Jaimini]

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

Haḍi (हडि):—(ḍiḥ) 2. m. Stocks or wooden fetters.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Haḍi (हडि) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Haḍi.

[Sanskrit to German]

Hadi 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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Prakrit-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary

Haḍi (हडि) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Haḍi.

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Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Haḍi (ಹಡಿ):—

1) [noun] the movable structure fixed to the door-frame, window-frame, etc., usu. with hinges, for opening or closing entrance to a building, room, etc.; a door.

2) [noun] the frame of a door.

3) [noun] a place for entering; door, gate, etc.; an entrance.

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Haḍi (ಹಡಿ):—

1) [noun] that which is equal, similar.

2) [noun] the quality of resembling or being equal; resemblance; likeness; equality.

3) [noun] that which is or can be used as an alternative to; that with which something can be replaced perfectly or almost perfectly.

4) [noun] a thing made just like another; imitation of an original; full reproduction or transcription; a copy; a replica; a fascimile.

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Haḍi (ಹಡಿ):—[noun] = ಹಡು [hadu]3.

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Hadi (ಹದಿ):—

1) [verb] to insert an inset in; to set a jewel ornamental piece, etc. into a surface as to make design, to decorate, etc.; to inlay.

2) [verb] to lay stone slabs, tiles, bricks on the ground as to make a path.

3) [verb] to hide something in the ground; to bury.

4) [verb] to uncover or expose by digging; to unearth.

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Hadi (ಹದಿ):—

1) [noun] a place of shelter or dwelling; a house, nest, etc.

2) [noun] the base on which something rests; the supporting part of a wall, house, etc.; basement; foundation.

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Hadi (ಹದಿ):—[noun] (only in comp.) ten.

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Hāḍi (ಹಾಡಿ):—

1) [noun] a village, town.

2) [noun] a region or district.

3) [noun] a shed or building where cattle are sheltered and fed; a cow-shed.

4) [noun] a row of houses.

5) [noun] an army or a division of an army.

6) [noun] a temporary place where a military force has stayed or to be stayed; an army camp.

7) [noun] a group of attendants or servants.

8) [noun] a soldier.

9) [noun] a place enclosed by a wall, fence, etc.

10) [noun] an extension in town or city.

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Hādi (ಹಾದಿ):—

1) [noun] a path, way, road, etc.

2) [noun] a number of persons or things arranged in a line; a row.

3) [noun] a course of action; method or manner of doing something; a way.

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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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