Marda: 9 definitions
Marda means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, 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.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
marda (मर्द).—m ( P) A man; but in use implying praise for boldness, firmness, stanchness, manliness; and applied as our word MAN to one of noble qualities or eminent qualifications. 2 This word is used in letters before the name of a man, a keeper of a female. Esp. this keeper being a Musalman, and his woman a Maharin̤ or Kykaṛin̤.
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mardā (मर्दा).—a mardānā a ( P) Bold, fearless, resolute, intrepid.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
marda (मर्द).—m A man.
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mardā (मर्दा).—a Bold, intrepid.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Marda (मर्द).—a. [mṛd-ghañ] Crushing, pounding, grinding, destroying &c. (at the end of comp.).
-rdaḥ 1 Grinding, pounding.
2) A violent stroke, friction; सूर्यं हतप्रभं पश्य ग्रहमर्दं मिथो दिवि (sūryaṃ hataprabhaṃ paśya grahamardaṃ mitho divi) Bhāg.1.14.17.
3) A kind of instrument useful for calculation about eclipses.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-rdaḥ) 1. A violent stroke. 2. Grinding, crushing.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Marda (मर्द).—i. e. mṛd + a, m. Grinding, pounding, Mahābhārata 1, 1121.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Marda (मर्द).—[adjective] (—°) = seq. a,; [masculine] violent pressure, hard rubbing.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Marda (मर्द):—mfn. (√mṛd) crushing, grinding, rubbing, bruising, destroying (ifc.; cf. ari-, cakra-m etc.)
2) m. grinding, pounding, violent pressure or friction, [Mahābhārata; Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā] (cf. graha-m)
3) acute pain (cf. aṅga-m)
4) dispassion, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+8): Mardaci Mishi, Mardagaji, Mardai, Mardaka, Mardakava, Mardakavayana, Mardala, Mardaladhvani, Mardalika, Mardamaharshi, Mardamanusa, Mardamardi, Mardamarshi, Mardamga, Mardamgika, Mardamgikapanavika, Mardan, Mardana, Mardanashala, Mardanem.
Ends with (+24): Abhimarda, Abhyamarda, Amarda, Amshuvimarda, Angamarda, Apamarda, Arimarda, Arthavamarda, Atyamarda, Avamarda, Bahuvimarda, Cakramarda, Chakramarda, Gajimarda, Grahamarda, Grahavimarda, Jahammarda, Janasammarda, Javamarda, Javanamarda.
Full-text (+40): Karamarda, Angamarda, Mardaka, Arimarda, Kakamarda, Cakramarda, Picumarda, Pithamarda, Kasamarda, Apamarda, Marada, Unmarda, Kathamarda, Vimardakshama, Grahamarda, Sammardin, Parimarda, Amarda, Pramarda, Abhimarda.
Search found 5 books and stories containing Marda, Mardā; (plurals include: Mardas, Mardās). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The history of Andhra country (1000 AD - 1500 AD) (by Yashoda Devi)
Rasa Jala Nidhi, vol 3: Metals, Gems and other substances (by Bhudeb Mookerjee)
Part 7 - Incineration of Diamonds, irrespective of colour < [Chapter XIII - Gems (1): Vajra or Hiraka (diamond)]
Sushruta Samhita, volume 4: Cikitsasthana (by Kaviraj Kunja Lal Bhishagratna)
Sushruta Samhita, Volume 6: Uttara-tantra (by Kaviraj Kunja Lal Bhishagratna)
Chapter LIII - Symptoms and Treatment of Hoarseness (Svara-bheda) < [Canto III - Kaya-chikitsa-tantra (internal medicine)]
Sushruta Samhita, Volume 5: Kalpasthana (by Kaviraj Kunja Lal Bhishagratna)