Khadana, aka: Khādana; 5 Definition(s)


Khadana 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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Pali-English dictionary

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khādana : (nt.) foot; eating; the act of eating.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

Khādana, (nt.) the act of eating (or being eaten) PvA. 158.—adj. f. khādanī the eater Dpvs 238; khādana at J. II, 405 is to be read as ni° (q. v.). Cp. vi°. (Page 236)

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

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khaḍaṇa (खडण).—a Vitious, wicked, troublesome--a cow, buffalo &c. of which the milk cannot be obtained without much trouble and many expedients; or which is ever breaking loose from the pen. Pr. kha0 gurāṃ bahu dūdha. In poetry sometimes khaḍīṇa. Ex. khaḍiṇā gāī dubhati || vairī bēci mitra hōti. 2 Commonly khaṭyāḷa.

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khaḍāṇa (खडाण).—a N. D. Smart, sharp, prompt, apt. 2 (Or khaḍaṇa) Vitious or troublesome--a cow or buffalo.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
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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-English dictionary

Khādana (खादन).—[khād-karaṇe-lyuṭ] A tooth.

-nam 1 Eating, chewing.

2) Food; अश्वानां खादने नाहमर्थी नान्येन केनचित् (aśvānāṃ khādane nāhamarthī nānyena kenacit) Rām.2.5.45.

Derivable forms: khādanaḥ (खादनः).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Khādana (खादन).—m.

(-naḥ) A tooth. n.

(-naṃ) 1. Eating. 2. Food, victuals. E. khād to eat, affix lyuṭ.

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