Kadvada, Kad-vada: 7 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) speaking ill or inaccurately or indistinctly; येन जातं प्रियापाये कद्वदं हंसकोकिलम् (yena jātaṃ priyāpāye kadvadaṃ haṃsakokilam) Bk.6.75; वाग्विदां वरमकद्वदो नृपः (vāgvidāṃ varamakadvado nṛpaḥ) Śi.14.1.
2) vile, contemptible.
Kadvada is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kad and vada (वद).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-daḥ-dā-daṃ) 1. Speaking ill, inaccurately, indistinctly, &c. 2. Vile, base, contemptible. E. kat for kut bad, and vada who speaks.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Kadvada (कद्वद):—[=kad-vada] [from kad] mfn. speaking ill or inaccurately or indistinctly, [Pāṇini 6-3, 102; Vopadeva] etc. (with [negative] a, [Śiśupāla-vadha xiv, 1])
2) [v.s. ...] contemptible, vile, base, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kadvada (कद्वद):—[(daḥ-dā-daṃ) a.] Speaking ill, vile.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [noun] (masc.) one who speaks ill or rude words.
2) [noun] (masc.) one who speaks inaccurately or with involuntary pauses and rapid repetitions of syllables; a stammerer.
3) [noun] a man of menial or abject quality.
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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