धन्य

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Sanskrit[edit]

Adjective[edit]

धन्य (dhanya)

  1. bringing or bestowing wealth, opulent, rich (ifc. full of).
  2. fortunate, happy, auspicious.
  3. good, virtuous. (cf. धनिक).
  4. wholesome, healthy.

Noun[edit]

धन्य (dhanyam

  1. infidel, atheist.
  2. a spell for using or restraining magical weapons.
  3. Vatica Robusta L.
  4. Name of a man. (cf. Pāṇ. 4-1, 110 g. अश्वादि)
  5. Name of the वैश्यs in क्रौञ्च-द्वीप.
  6. Emblic Myrobalan L.
  7. Name of ध्रुव's wife.

Noun[edit]

धन्य (dhanyan

  1. treasure, wealth.

References[edit]

  • Monier William's Sanskrit-English Dictionary, 2nd Ed. 1899.