Krand: 9 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Krand (क्रन्द्).—1 P. (krandati, cakranda, akrandīt, krandita)

1) To cry, weep, shed tears; किं क्रन्दसि दुराक्रन्द स्वपक्षक्षयकारक (kiṃ krandasi durākranda svapakṣakṣayakāraka) Pañcatantra (Bombay) 4. 29; क्रन्दत्यतः करुणमप्सरसां गणोऽयम् (krandatyataḥ karuṇamapsarasāṃ gaṇo'yam) V.1.3; चक्रन्द विग्ना कुर- रीव भूयः (cakranda vignā kura- rīva bhūyaḥ) R.14.68;15.42; Bhaṭṭikāvya 3.28,5.5.

2) To call out to, call out piteously to any one, (with acc.); क्रन्दत्यविरतं सोऽथ भ्रातृमातृसुतानथ (krandatyavirataṃ so'tha bhrātṛmātṛsutānatha) Mārk. P.

3) To cry out, exclaim.

4) To yell, howl.

5) To neigh (as a horse); हरिर्वाजमचिक्रन्दत् (harirvājamacikrandat) Ṛgveda 9.67.4.

6) To roar.

7) To creak (as a wheel). -1 P. or -Caus.

1) To cry out continuously.

2) To roar, rave.

3) To cause to weep.

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

Krand (क्रन्द्).—[kranda] r. 1st and 10th cls. generally used with āṅa prefixed, ākranda (ākrandati, ākrandayati) 1. To weep, to shed tears. 2. To call continually.

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

Krand (क्रन्द्).—i. 1, [Parasmaipada.], [Ātmanepada.], and † krad Krad. i. 1, [Ātmanepada.] 1. To roar (ved.). 2. To cry miserably, Mahābhārata 1, 6201. 3. To implore, Mārk. P. 15, 68.

— [Causal.] To cause to cry, [Suśruta] 2, 382, 13; cf. kad.

— With the prep. ā ā, 1. To implore, Mahābhārata 3, 11461. 2. To cry miserably, Mahābhārata 3, 2388. ā-krandita, n. Crying, [Vikramorvaśī, (ed. Bollensen.)] 5, 5. [Causal.] To cause to cry, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 3, 14, 38.

— With samā sam-ā, To cry miserably, Mahābhārata 15, 1073.

— With vi vi, vi-krandita, n. Lamenting, [Rāmāyaṇa] 2, 59, 30.

— Cf. etc., (for ),

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

Krand (क्रन्द्).—krandati krandate roar, neigh, creak, click, cry, lament. [Causative] krandayati make roar, neigh, etc., also = [Simple] [Intensive] kanikrantti, kanikrantte, [especially] [participle] kanikrat, kanikradat & kanikradyamāna = [Simple]

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

1) Krand (क्रन्द्):—[class] 1. [Ātmanepada] [Parasmaipada] krandati, krandate ([varia lectio] kradate [from] √krad, [Dhātupāṭha]; [subjunctive] krandat; [imperfect tense] krandat and akrandat; [Aorist] 2. sg. kradas, cakradas, and akrān, 3. sg. akrān and akrān; akrandīt, [Pāṇini 7-4, 65; Kāśikā-vṛtti]; p. krandat),

—to neigh (as a horse), roar (metaphorically applied to the clouds and to wind and water), [Ṛg-veda; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa vi];

—to creak (as a wheel), [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa xi];

—to sound, make a noise, [Ratnāvalī];

—to cry piteously, weep, lament, grieve, be confused with sorrow, [Ṛg-veda x, 95, 13; Mahābhārata] etc.;

—to call out piteously to any one ([accusative]), [Kathāsaritsāgara] (perf. cakranda), [Mārkaṇḍeya-purāṇa] :—[Causal] krandayati ([Aorist] acikradat, 3. [plural] dan), to cause to roar, [Ṛg-veda; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā; Atharva-veda];

—to cause to weep or lament, [Suśruta];

—to roar, rave, [Ṛg-veda; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā; Atharva-veda];

—to neigh after ([accusative]), [Ṛg-veda ix, 67, 4 and x, 96, 10] :—[Intensive] [Parasmaipada] kanikrantti ([Ātmanepada] ntte, [Adbhuta-brāhmaṇa]; p. kanikradat, once kanikrat, [Ṛg-veda ix, 63, 20]; p. [Ātmanepada] kanikradyamana, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa vi]),

—to neigh, roar, rave, cry out, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda];

—to creak, crackle, [Ṛg-veda];

2) cf. [Gothic] grēta, ‘to lament.’

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

Krand (क्रन्द्):—(ki) krandati krandayati 1. 10. a. Used with (ā) to weep; to bawl.

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

Krand (क्रन्द्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Kaṃda.

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