Nakhadarana, Nakhadāraṇa, Nakha-darana: 6 definitions
Nakhadarana 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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Nakhadāraṇa (नखदारण).—a falcon, hawk.
-ṇam a pair of nail-scissors.
Derivable forms: nakhadāraṇaḥ (नखदारणः).
Nakhadāraṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nakha and dāraṇa (दारण).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-ṇaḥ) A falcon. E. nakha a nail, and dāraṇa tearing.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Nakhadāraṇa (नखदारण):—[=nakha-dāraṇa] [from nakha] m. ‘tearing with the claws’, falcon, hawk, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Nakhadāraṇa (नखदारण):—[nakha-dāraṇa] (ṇaḥ) 1. m. A falcon.
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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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