Mandakanti, aka: Mandakānti, Manda-kanti; 2 Definition(s)

Introduction

Mandakanti 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.

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

Mandakanti in Sanskrit glossary... « previous · [M] · next »

Mandakānti (मन्दकान्ति).—the moon.

Derivable forms: mandakāntiḥ (मन्दकान्तिः).

Mandakānti is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms manda and kānti (कान्ति).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Mandakānti (मन्दकान्ति).—m.

(-ntiḥ) The moon.

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

Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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.

Discover the meaning of mandakanti in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

Relevant definitions

Search found 383 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

Manda
Maṇḍa (मण्ड).—mn. (-ṇḍaḥ-ṇḍaṃ) 1. Scum, skimmings, froth, foam, barm, &c., the upper part o...
Kanti
Kānti (कान्ति).—A city in ancient India. (Mahābhārata Bhīṣma Parva, Chapter 9, Verse 40).
Mandodari
Mandodarī (मन्दोदरी).—f. (-rī) A proper name, the wife of Ravana. E. manda slow, heavy, udara t...
Mandagni
Mandāgni (मन्दाग्नि).—m. (-gni) Weakness of digestion.
Mandakranta
Mandākrāntā (मन्दाक्रान्ता).—f. (-ntā) A species of the Atyashti metre.
Mandaga
Mandaga (मन्दग).—m. (-gaḥ) The planet Saturn.
Mandaphala
Mandaphala (मन्दफल).—n. (-la) (In astronomy.) The anomalistic equation of a planet. E. manda, a...
Dadhimanda
Dadhimaṇḍa (दधिमण्ड).—m. (-ṇḍaḥ) Whey. E. dadhi, and maṇḍa scum.
Mandoshna
Mandoṣṇa (मन्दोष्ण).—mfn. (-ṣṇaḥ-ṣṇā-ṣṇaṃ) Temperate, tepid, moderately warm. n. (-ṣṇaṃ) Warmth...
Mandasmita
Mandasmita (मन्दस्मित).—n. (-taṃ) A smile. E. manda slowly, gently, smita smiling.
Mandabhagya
Mandabhāgya (मन्दभाग्य).—mfn. (-gyaḥ-gyā-gyaṃ) Wretched, unhappy, unfortunate. E. manda, and bh...
Mandagati
Mandagati (मन्दगति).—mfn. (-tiḥ-tiḥ-ti) Slow moving. f. (-tiḥ) Going slowly. E. manda, and gati...
Picumanda
Picumanda (पिचुमन्द).—m. (-ndaḥ) The Nimba tree, (Melia azadirakta.) E. pivu a sort of leprosy,...
Mandabuddhi
Mandabuddhi (मन्दबुद्धि).—mfn. (-ddhiḥ-ddhiḥ-ddhi) Stupid, foolish. E. manda, buddhi understand...
Mandodaka
Maṇḍodaka (मण्डोदक).—n. (-kaṃ) 1. Painting figures or flowers, on the walls or floors of an apa...

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: