Udbandha: 6 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Udbandha (उद्बन्ध).—a.

1) Loosened; उद्बन्धकेशः (udbandhakeśaḥ) R.16.67.

-ndhaḥ, -ndhanam 1 Tying up, hanging; Rām.5.13.34.

2) Hanging oneself.

-ndhanī a hook, or a hanging rope; अज्ञानादुप- संपन्ना रज्जुरुद्बन्धनी यथा (ajñānādupa- saṃpannā rajjurudbandhanī yathā) Rām.2.12.8.

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

Udbandha (उद्बन्ध).—[ud-bandh + a], m., and udbandhana ud-bandh + ana, n. Hanging, [Kathāsaritsāgara, (ed. Brockhaus.)] 13, 100.

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

Udbandha (उद्बन्ध).—1. [masculine] hanging one’s self.

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Udbandha (उद्बन्ध).—2. [adjective] untied, loose.

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

1) Udbandha (उद्बन्ध):—[=ud-bandha] [from ud-bandh] 1. ud-bandha (for 2. See sub voce) m. hanging one’s self, [Kathāsaritsāgara; Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā]

2) [=ud-bandha] 2. ud-bandha ([from] bandha with ud in sense of apart), mfn. unbound, loosened, united (as hair), [Raghuvaṃśa xvi, 67] ([edition] Calc.)

3) [v.s. ...] m. (also) the son of a Khanaka and a Śūdrā, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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