Kamandha, Kāmāndha, Kama-andha, Kāmāndhā, Kāmandha: 9 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Kamandha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi. 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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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

kāmāndha (कामांध).—a Excited by lust.

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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

Kāmāndha (कामान्ध).—a. blinded by love or passion.

-ndhaḥ the (Indian) cuckoo.

Kāmāndha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kāma and andha (अन्ध).

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Kāmāndhā (कामान्धा).—musk.

Kāmāndhā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kāma and andhā (अन्धा).

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

Kamandha (कमन्ध).—m.

(-ndhaḥ) Water. See kabandha; also according to some, this is an orthographical compound, of kaṃ and andha, both synonyms of water.

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Kāmāndha (कामान्ध).—m.

(-ndhaḥ) The Kokila or indian cuckoo. E. kāma, and andha blind.

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

Kāmāndha (कामान्ध).—[adjective] blind from love.

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

1) Kamandha (कमन्ध):—n. water, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.] (cf. kabandha.)

2) Kāmāndha (कामान्ध):—[from kāma] mfn. blinded through love, blind with lust, [Manu-smṛti vii, 27] ([varia lectio]), [Subhāṣitāvali]

3) [v.s. ...] m. ‘blind from love’, the Indian cuckoo, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

4) [v.s. ...] the falcon, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

5) Kāmāndhā (कामान्धा):—[from kāmāndha > kāma] f. musk, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

1) Kamandha (कमन्ध):—(ndhaḥ) 1. m. Water.

2) Kāmāndha (कामान्ध):—[kāmā+ndha] (ndhaḥ) 1. m. The cuckoo.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Kamandha (कमन्ध):—n. Wasser, v. l. für kabandha beim [Scholiast] zu [Amarakoṣa 1, 2, 3, 4.] Wird auch in zwei Wörter zerlegt, in ka (kam) + andha .

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Kāmāndha (कामान्ध):—(kāma + andha)

1) m. der indische Kuckuck (vor Liebe blind) [Rājanirghaṇṭa im Śabdakalpadruma] —

2) f. ā Moschus [Rājanirghaṇṭa] ebend.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Kamandha (कमन्ध):—n. Wasser.

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Kāmāndha (कामान्ध):——

1) Adj. durch Liebe geblendet [176,16.] —

2) *m. — a) der indische Kuckuck. — b) Falke [Galano's Wörterbuch 3]) *f. ā Moschus [Rājan 12,48] (gegen Metrum).

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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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Pali-English dictionary

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Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Kāmandha refers to: blinded by passion Ud. 76=Th. 1, 297;— âbhibhū overcoming passions, Ep. of the Buddha D. II, 274;

Note: kāmandha is a Pali compound consisting of the words kāma and andha.

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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