Kapotanghri, aka: Kapotāṅghri, Kapota-anghri; 2 Definition(s)


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Kapotāṅghri (कपोताङ्घ्रि).—f. a sort of perfume.

Derivable forms: kapotāṅghriḥ (कपोताङ्घ्रिः).

Kapotāṅghri is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kapota and aṅghri (अङ्घ्रि).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kapotāṅghri (कपोताङ्घ्रि).—f.

(-ṅghriḥ) A perfume: see nalī. E. kapota and aṅghri a foot; of a red colour, like the claw of a pigeon.

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