Rad: 9 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Rad (रद्).—1 P. (radati)
1) To split, rend.
2) To scratch.
3) To gnaw.
4) To dig.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Rad (रद्).—r. 1st cl. (radati) 1. To divide, to split, to ear or break. 2. To dig, to delve, to root.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Rad (रद्).—i. 1, [Parasmaipada.] 1. To split, to divide. 2. To dig.
— Cf. probably [Gothic.] lêtan, [Anglo-Saxon.] laetan (cf. the vedic use of rad); [Latin] rādere, rōdere (cf. rada, radana), perhaps rădius.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Rad (रद्).—radati radate [participle] radita scratch, gnaw, rend, dig open (a way), guide, lead into a course (a river), convey or bring to ([dative]).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Rad (रद्):—[class] 1. [Parasmaipada] ([Dhātupāṭha iii, 16]) radati (rarely [Ātmanepada] te; [Vedic or Veda] [imperative] ratsi; [perfect tense] rarāda, [Ṛg-veda]; [Aorist] arAdIt [grammar]; [future] raditā, diṣyati, [ib.]),
—to scratch, scrape, gnaw, bite, rend, dig, break, split, divide, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Suśruta];
—to cut, open (a road or path), [Ṛg-veda];
—to lead (a river) into a channel, [ib.];
—to convey to, bestow on, give, dispense, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Brāhmaṇa]
2) cf. [Latin] rad-o, rod-o; [English] rat.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Rad (रद्):—radati 1. a. To divide; to dig.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Rad in Hindi refers in English to:—(nm) a tooth; ~[cchada] the lips; -[chada] teeth-marks (esp. on the cheeks, left in amatorial sport); ~[na] a tooth..—rad (रद) is alternatively transliterated as Rada.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+220): Djedefre, Rada, Radabadala, Radabadali, Radacancu, Radacchada, Radachada, Radachchhada, Radachhada, Radadhavana, Radagaja, Radaganem, Radagarihana, Radagarihanem, Radagatya, Radagela, Radaka, Radakarja, Radakatha, Radakhadanem.
Full-text (+66): Rada, Radana, Nikarshin, Arin, Cakramasaja, Devacakra, Pravrittacakra, Cakru, Prarad, Brahmacakra, Cakriya, Virad, Drinbhu, Sharad, Mahacakra, Dalbha, Dharmacakra, Utkalapa, Itara, Acchurika.
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A Manual of Khshnoom (by Phiroz Nasarvanji Tavaria)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Manasara (English translation) (by Prasanna Kumar Acharya)
Taliesin (by David William Nash)