फणिन् m. [फणा अस्त्यस्य इनि] 1 A hooded serpent, serpent or snake in general; उद्गिरतो यद्गरलं फणिनः पुष्णासि परिमलोद्गारैः Bv.1.12,58; फणी मयूरस्य तले निषीदति Ṛs.1. 13; R.16.17; Ku.2.21. -2 An epithet of Rāhu. -3 An epithet of Patañjali, the author of the Mahābhāṣya on Pāṇini's Sūtras; फणिभाषितभाष्यफक्किका N.2.95. -Comp. -इन्द्रः, -ईश्वरः 1 an epithet of the serpent-demon Śeṣa. -2 of Ananta, the lord of serpents. -3 of Patañjali. -केस(स)रः = नागकेशर. -खेलः a quail. -तल्पगः an epithet of Viṣṇu (who uses Śeṣa as his couch). -पतिः 1 an epithet of Śeṣa or of Vāsuki. -2 of Patañjali. -प्रियः wind. -फेनः opium. -भाष्यम् Mahābhāṣya (the commentary of Patañjali on Pāṇini's Sūtras). -भुज् m. 1 a peacock. -2 an epithet of Garuḍa. -मुखम् a kind of spade used by house-breakers; Dk. 2.2. -लता, -वल्ली betel-pepper.
m. chief of the serpents, ep. of Vâsuki; -pati, m. chief of snakes, gigantic serpent; lord of serpents, ep. of Sesha; ep. of Patañgali; -bhâshita-bhâ shya½abdhi or -bhâshya½abdhi,m. ocean of comments uttered by Patañgali (designation of Patañgali's Mahâbhâshya); -bhug, m. (serpent-eater), peacock; -mukha, n. snake-face, a kind of burglar's implement; -latâ, -vallî, -vallîka, -vîrudh, f. betel pepper.
noun (masculine) a kind of tulasī with small leaves (G.J. Meulenbeld (1974), 579)
a species of Ocimum (G.J. Meulenbeld (1974), 579)
Majorana hortensis Moench. (G.J. Meulenbeld (1974), 579)
Name einer Pflanze (wahrsch. phaṇijjha)
Piper nigrum Linn. [probably a wrong identification] (G.J. Meulenbeld (1974), 579)
Pogostemon parviflorus Benth. (G.J. Meulenbeld (1974), 579) Frequency rank 18230/72933
noun (masculine) a serpent (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a species of shrub (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
Coluber Nāga (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of Rāhu (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
nāga lead ? Frequency rank 6806/72933
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