Hiranyada, Hiraṇyada, Hiranya-da: 6 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Hiraṇyada (हिरण्यद).—a. giving or granting gold; भूमिदो भूमिमाप्नोति दीर्घमायुर्हिरण्यदः (bhūmido bhūmimāpnoti dīrghamāyurhiraṇyadaḥ) Manusmṛti 4.23.

-daḥ the ocean.

- the earth.

Hiraṇyada is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms hiraṇya and da (द).

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

Hiraṇyada (हिरण्यद).—m.

(-daḥ) The ocean. f.

(-dā) The earth. Adj. Giving or granting gold. E. hiraṇya gold, and da what gives of yields.

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

Hiraṇyada (हिरण्यद).—[adjective] granting gold.

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Hiraṇyadā (हिरण्यदा).—[adjective] granting gold.

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

1) Hiraṇyada (हिरण्यद):—[=hiraṇya-da] [from hiraṇya > hiraṇa] mfn. yielding gold, [Manu-smṛti iv, 230]

2) [v.s. ...] m. the ocean, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

3) Hiraṇyadā (हिरण्यदा):—[=hiraṇya-dā] [from hiraṇya-da > hiraṇya > hiraṇa] a f. the earth, [ib.]

4) [v.s. ...] Name of a river, [Harivaṃśa]

5) [=hiraṇya-dā] [from hiraṇya > hiraṇa] b mfn. = -da, [Ṛg-veda]

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

Hiraṇyada (हिरण्यद):—[hiraṇya-da] (daḥ) 1. m. The ocean. 1. f. The earth.

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