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kacchaḥ3.3.35MasculineSingulardantaḥ(hastinaḥ)
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hastinakham. "elephant's nail", a sort of turret or raised mound of earth or masonry protecting the access to the gate of a city or fort (described as furnished with an inner staircase and with loopholes for discharging arrows etc.) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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hastinam हस्तिनम् N. of Hastināpura, q. v. -a. Having the depth of an elephant (as water); सरस्तलं हास्तिनम् Dk.2.7.
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hastina and elephantsSB 10.64.14-15
hastina became the sons of HastīSB 9.21.21
hastinam the elephant (Kuvalayāpīḍa)SB 10.37.15-20
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hastinakha noun (masculine neuter) a balconry/bridge supported by a Hastinakha capital (Coomaraswamy, Ananda K. (1992), 7) a kind of capital composed of addorsed elephants (Coomaraswamy, Ananda K. (1992), 7) a sort of turret or raised mound of earth or masonry protecting the access to the gate of a city or fort (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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hastinapura noun (neuter) name of a city
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