a. twice-born; m. member of the three upper castes (reborn by investiture); (invested) Brâhman; bird (as being first pro duced in the egg); tooth (because renewed): -tva, n. state of a Brâhman;-gánman, a. having a double birth or birthplace; m. member of the three upper castes; esp. Brâh man.
noun (masculine) a Brāhman (re-born through investiture with the sacred thread) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a bird or any oviparous animal (appearing first as an egg) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a man of any one of the first 3 classes (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a tooth (as growing twice) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
any Āryan (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
coriander seed or Xantboxylum Alatum (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
samudraphena Frequency rank 189/72933
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