मध्यम

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Sanskrit[edit]

Adjective[edit]

मध्यम (madhyama)

  1. superlative form of मध्य (madhya), middlemost
  2. middle-born (Veṇis.)
  3. (astronomy) mean (Sūryas.)
  4. of or relating to the meridian (Sūryas.)

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Noun[edit]

मध्यम (madhyamam

  1. a prince whose territory lies between two enemies
  2. the middle character in plays
  3. midlands (L.)
  4. (music) the fourth or fifth note (Saṃgīt.)
  5. (music) second of the three scales (Saṃgīt.)
  6. (music) a particular melodic formula (Saṃgīt.)
  7. (linguistics) the second person (Pāṇ.)
  8. provincial governor (L.)
  9. a kind of antelope (L.)
  10. the eighteenth kalpa (Cat.)
  11. (Buddhism) a Buddhist sect (Sarvad.)
  12. a class of gods (ŚāṅkhŚr.)
  13. waist (MBh., R., etc.)
  14. middle finger (Kauś., Suśr.)
  15. midnight (L.)
  16. pubescent girl (L.)
  17. lotus seed pod (L.)
  18. central blossom (W.)
  19. a kind of meter (L.)

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

मध्यम (madhyaman

  1. middle (APrāt.)
  2. mediocrity, defectiveness (Śṛṅgār.)
  3. the twelth काण्ड (kāṇḍa) of the Shatapatha Brahmana
  4. (astronomy) meridian elliptical point (Sūryas.)

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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 0782