Khandin, Khaṇḍin: 7 definitions


Khandin means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Khaṇḍin (खण्डिन्).—a. [khaṇḍa-ini]

1) Consisting of parts, in pieces or parts.

2) Divided.

3) A kind of pulse; L. D. B.

-nī The earth.

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

Khaṇḍin (खण्डिन्).—mfn. (-ṇḍī-ṇḍinī-ṇḍi) 1. In pieces or parts, divided, comminuted, &c. 2. Consisting of pieces or parts. m.

(-ṇḍaḥ) A wild kind kidney bean: see vanamudga. f. (-nī) The earth. E. khaṇḍa a portion, and ini aff.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

Khaṇḍin (खण्डिन्) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—i. e. Harsha. Oxf. 253^a.

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

1) Khaṇḍin (खण्डिन्):—[from khaṇḍ] mfn. ‘annihilating, removing’

2) [v.s. ...] See yaśaḥconsisting of pieces, [Horace H. Wilson]

3) [v.s. ...] divided, comminuted, [Horace H. Wilson]

4) [v.s. ...] m. the wild kidney-bean (vanamudga), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

5) [v.s. ...] a Name of Harṣa (cf. khaṇḍana-kāra), [Saṃkṣepa-śaṃkara-vijaya]

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

Khaṇḍin (खण्डिन्):—[(ṇḍī-ṇḍinī-ṇḍi) a.] Broken. 5. m. A wild kind of kidney bean. (ṇḍino) 3. f. The earth.

[Sanskrit to German]

Khandin 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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