Jambhara; 2 Definition(s)


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Jambhara (जम्भर).—The lime or citron tree.

Derivable forms: jambharaḥ (जम्भरः).

See also (synonyms): jambhīra.

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Jambhara (जम्भर).—A female Rākṣasī (by meditating on whom women are said to become pregnant).

Derivable forms: jambharaḥ (जम्भरः).

See also (synonyms): jambhala.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Jambhara (जम्भर).—m.

(-raḥ) A lime or citron. E. See the next, la being changed to ra . jambhaṃ bhakṣaṇaruciṃ rāti dadāti rā-ka . jambīre .

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