Madiranayana, Madiranayanā, Madira-nayana: 4 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Madiranayanā (मदिरनयना).—a woman with fascinating or bewitching eyes; मधुकर मदिराक्ष्याः शंस तस्याः प्रवृत्तिम् (madhukara madirākṣyāḥ śaṃsa tasyāḥ pravṛttim) V.4. 22; R.8.68; Ś.3.19; अन्तरा दुस्तरा न स्युर्यदि रे मदिरेक्षणाः (antarā dustarā na syuryadi re madirekṣaṇāḥ) Bh.; Vb.1.17.

Madiranayanā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms madira and nayanā (नयना). See also (synonyms): madirākṣī, madirekṣaṇā, madiradṛś, madiralocanā.

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

Madiranayana (मदिरनयन).—[adjective] having beautiful (lit. intoxicating) eyes.

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

Madiranayana (मदिरनयन):—[=madira-nayana] [from madira > mad] mf(ā)n. idem, [Kautukasarvasva]

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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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