Khal: 10 definitions


Khal means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi. 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.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Khal (खल्).—Kṛt afix अ (a) added to any root preceded by the word ईषद्, दुस् (īṣad, dus) or सु (su), and to the roots भू (bhū) and कृ (kṛ) preceded by an upapada word forming either the subject or the object of the roots, e. g. ईषत्करः कटो भवता, ईषदाढ्यंभवं भवता (īṣatkaraḥ kaṭo bhavatā, īṣadāḍhyaṃbhavaṃ bhavatā); cf. P. III. 3.126, 127.

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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Ayurveda (science of life)

Source: Wisdom Library: Local Names of Plants and Drugs

Khal [ꯈꯥꯜ] in the Manipuri language is the name of a plant identified with Albizia procera Albizia procera (Roxb.) Benth. from the Mimosaceae (Touch-me-not) family. For the possible medicinal usage of khal, you can check this page for potential sources and references, although be aware that any some or none of the side-effects may not be mentioned here, wether they be harmful or beneficial to health.

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Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Khal (खल्).—1 P. (khalati, khalita)

1) To move, shake.

2) To gather, collect.

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

Khal (खल्).—[khala] r. 1st. cl. (khalati) 1. To gather. 2. To move.

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

Khal (खल्).—i. 1, [Parasmaipada.] 1. To totter. 2. To gather.

— Cf. skhal.

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

Khal (खल्):—[class] 1. [Parasmaipada] lati ([Nirukta, by Yāska iii, 10]), to move or shake, [Dhātupāṭha xv, 38];

—to gather, [ib.] (cf.khall.)

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

Khal (खल्):—khalati 1. a. To gather.

[Sanskrit to German]

Khal 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

1) Khal in Hindi refers in English to:—(a) wicked, vile, mischievous; (nm) a mortar; villain; ~[nayaka] a villian; ~[nayika] a vamp..—khal (खल) is alternatively transliterated as Khala.

2) Khal in Hindi refers in English to:—(nf) skin; hide; —[udana] to flay bare; to give a good thrashing; —[utarana] to desquamate, to skin; to flay; —[udhedana] to beat black and blue, to give one gyp; —[khimcakara bhusa bhara dena] to inflict severe physical punishment; —[khimcana] to peel off the skin, to flay..—khal (खाल) is alternatively transliterated as Khāla.

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