Khadin, Khādin: 6 definitions


Khadin means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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

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

Khādin, f. khādinī=khādaka PvA. 31. (Page 236)

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Khādin (खादिन्).—[-khād + in], adj. Biting, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 4, 71.

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

Khādin (खादिन्).—1. [adjective] chewing, eating (—°).

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Khādin (खादिन्).—2. [adjective] wearing bracelets or rings.

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

1) Khādin (खादिन्):—[from khād] 1. khādin mfn. ifc. eating, [Manu-smṛti iv, 71] (= [Mahābhārata xiii, 4968]).

2) [from khādi] 2. khādin mfn. decorated with bracelets or rings (as the Maruts), [Ṛg-veda ii, 34, 2; vi, 16, 40] (perhaps = khādi), [; x, 38, 1.]

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Khadin 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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