Khad, Khaḍ, Khād: 11 definitions


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India history and geography

Source: Shodhganga: A translation of Jhaverchand Meghanis non translated folk tales

Khad refers to “[Khad.khad...khad] Sound of laughter”.—It is defined in the glossary attached to the study dealing with Gujarat Folk tales composed by Gujarati poet Jhaverchand Meghani (1896-1947)

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Khaḍ (खड्).—See खण्ड् (khaṇḍ).

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Khad (खद्).—1 P. (khadati, khadita)

1) To be steady, firm.

2) To strike, hurt, kill.

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Khād (खाद्).—1 P. (khādati, khādita)

1) To eat, devour, feed; to prey upon, bite; प्राक्पादयोः पतति खादति पृष्ठमांसम् (prākpādayoḥ patati khādati pṛṣṭhamāṃsam) H.1.78; खादन्मांसं न दुष्यति (khādanmāṃsaṃ na duṣyati) Manusmṛti 5.32,53; Bhaṭṭikāvya 6.6;9.78,14.87, 11;15.35.

2) To hurt.

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

Khaḍ (खड्).—[khaḍa] r. 10th cl. (khāḍayati) also (i,) khaḍi r. 1st and 10th cls. (khaṇḍati, khaṇḍayati) and (i ṅa) khaḍiṅ r. 1st cl. (khaṇḍate) To divide, ‘to tear, to break off a part or piece.

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Khad (खद्).—[khada] r. 1st cl. (khādati) 1. To be steady or firm. 2. To hurt or kill. 3. To eat. r. 10th cl. (khadayati) To cover.

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Khād (खाद्).—[(ṛ) khādṛ] r. 1st cl. (khādati) To eat.

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

Khaḍ (खड्).—i. 10, [Parasmaipada.] To divide, to break.

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Khad (खद्).—i. 1, [Parasmaipada.] 1. To be firm. 2. † To kill.

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Khād (खाद्).—i. 1, [Parasmaipada.] (in epic poetry also [Ātmanepada.], Mahābhārata 1, 5580), 1. To eat, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 5, 53; pṛṣṭha-māṃsam, To be a backbiter, [Hitopadeśa] i. [distich] 76. 2. To gnaw, [Suśruta] 1, 63, 16. khādya, Eatable, [Pañcatantra] 61, 13.

— [Causal.] 1. To let devour, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 8, 371. 2. To devour, Mahābhārata 3, 2435.

— With the prep. sam sam, To devour, [Mṛcchakaṭikā, (ed. Stenzler.)] 176, 1.

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

Khad (खद्).—khadati be firm or hard.

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Khād (खाद्).—khādati (khādate) chew, bite, eat, devour, consume, destroy. [Causative] khādayati also = [Simple]

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

1) Khaḍ (खड्):—[class] 10. [Parasmaipada] khāḍayati, to divide, break, [Dhātupāṭha xxxii, 44] (cf.khaṇḍ.)

2) Khad (खद्):—[class] 6. [Parasmaipada] khadati ([present participle] khadat), to be steady or firm or solid, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa i, 4, 7, 10];

2) —to strike, hurt, kill, [Dhātupāṭha iii, 13];

2) — (for √khād) to eat, [ib.]

3) Khād (खाद्):—[class] 1. [Parasmaipada] khādati ([Epic] also [Ātmanepada] te; [Aorist] akhādīt, [Bhaṭṭi-kāvya]; perf. cakhāda, [ib.]),

—to chew, bite, eat, devour, feed, prey upon, [Ṛg-veda i, 64, 7; Atharva-veda; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā] etc.;

—to hurt, [Suśruta];

—to ruin, [Subhāṣitāvali] :

—[Causal] [Parasmaipada] khādayati, to cause to be eaten or devoured by ([instrumental case]; cf. [Pāṇini 1-4, 52], [vArttika] 5), [Gautama-dharma-śāstra; Manu-smṛti; Hemādri’s Caturvarga-cintāmaṇi];

—to eat or devour, [Mahābhārata iii, 2435] :

—[Desiderative] cikhādiṣati, to desire to eat, [Mahābhārata vii, 205] ([varia lectio]), [Hemacandra’s Yoga-śāstra iii, 18.]

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

1) Khaḍ (खड्):—(ki, i) khaṇḍati khaṇḍayati 1. 10. a. To divide, to break in pieces. (ka) khāḍayati 10. a. (i, ṅa) khaṇḍate 1. d. To divide, to break off a part.

2) Khād (खाद्):—(ṛ) khādati 1. a. To eat.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Khād (खाद्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Khā, Khāa.

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Khad in German

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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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Khad in Hindi refers in English to:—(nf) manure, fertilizer..—khad (खाद) is alternatively transliterated as Khāda.

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