भीरु a. (-रु or -रू f.) [भी-क्रु; cf. P.III.2.174.] 1 Timid, cowardly, fearful; क्षान्त्या भीरुः H.2.26. -2 Afraid of; (mostly in comp.); पाप˚, अधर्म˚, प्रतिज्ञाभङ्ग˚ &c. -रुः 1 A jackal. -2 A tiger. -3 A kind of sugarcane. -रु n. Silver. -f. 1 A timid woman. -2 A goat. -3 A shadow. -4 A centipede. -Comp. -चेतस् m. a deer. -पत्री, -पर्णी Asparagus Racemosus (Mar. शतावरी). -रन्ध्रः an oven, a furnace. -सत्त्व a. timid, fearful. -हृदयः a deer.
अभीरु a. (रुः, -रू f.) 1 Fearless. -2 Unterrific, harmless. -रुः 1 N. of Śiva or Bhairava. -2 Name of a prince in the Mb. -रुः f. -अभीरुपत्री N. of a plant (Mar. शतावरी) Asparagus Racemosus. -रु n. A place of battle.
a. (&ubrevcirc;) timid, fearful, cowardly; shy; afraid of (ab., --°ree;): vc. f. often used in address, O timid one! paratra --, dreading the beyond: (u)-ka, a. timorous, cowardly; afraid of (--°ree;);-gana, a. having cowardly followers; -tâ, f., -tva, n. timidity, bashful ness; cowardice; fear, dread, of (--°ree;); -bhî ru, a. excessively timid; -maya, a. terrific, frightful; -yodha, a. garrisoned by dastardly soldiers; -sattva,a. having a timid nature, timorous.
noun (masculine) Asparagus Racemosus (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a centipede (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a jackal (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a kind of sugarcane (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a tiger (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
various kinds of fish (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
adjective afraid of (comp.) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
fearful (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
formidable (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
shy (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
timorous (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
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