खड्ग

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Etymology[edit]

From the root खड् (khaḍ), variant of खण्ड् (khaṇḍ, to divide, break apart); see खण्ड (khaṇḍa, portion, fragment, slice).

Noun[edit]

खड्ग (khaḍgam

  1. a sword
    खड्गलताkhaḍgalatāswordblade
    Synonyms: कृपाण (kṛpāṇa), आसङ्ग (āsaṅga), करण्ड (karaṇḍa)
  2. a large sacrificial knife
  3. a rhinoceros
  4. a rhinoceros-horn

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