काण्ड

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Sanskrit[edit]

Noun[edit]

काण्ड (kāṇḍan, m

  1. a joint of the stalk of a cane or bamboo
  2. section, portion, chapter
  3. a part of a sacrificial rite
  4. department of knowledge, subject (AV., TS., ŚBr., R.)
  5. stalk
  6. switch, whip (MBh., R., Kauś., Suśr.)
  7. node of a tree trunk (W.)
  8. cluster (W.)
  9. multitude, abundance, quantity (Pāṇ., Kāś., Vcar.)
  10. arrow (MBh., Hit.)
  11. a long bone (Suśr.)
  12. rudder (R.)
  13. a measurement of area (Pāṇ., Vop.)
  14. cane (L.)
  15. opportunity, occasion (L.)
  16. a private place, privacy (L.)
  17. praise, flattery (L.)

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References[edit]

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams, A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1898, page 0269
  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams, A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1898, page 1324