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"khara" has 2 results
khara: masculine vocative singular stem: khara
khara: neuter vocative singular stem: khara
Amarakosha Search
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Monier-Williams Search
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Devanagari
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kharamf(ā-)n. hard, harsh, rough, sharp, pungent, acid (opposed to mṛd/u-and ślakṣṇ/a-) etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharamf(ā-)n. solid (opposed to drava-,fluid) on View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharamf(ā-)n. dense (clouds) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharamf(ā-)n. sharp, hot (wind) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharamf(ā-)n. hurtful, injurious, cutting (as speech or word) etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharamf(ā-)n. sharp-edged View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharamf(ā-)n. cruel View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharam. a donkey (so called from his cry) etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharam. a mule View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharam. an osprey View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharam. a heron View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharam. a crow View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharam. a thorny plant (sort of prickly nightshade or perhaps Alhagi Maurorum) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharam. Name of a fragrant substance View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharam. a quadrangular mound of earth for receiving the sacrificial vessels (see) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharam. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharam. a place arranged for building a house upon, Name of the 25th year of the sixty years' bṛhaspati- cycle View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharam. a daitya- or demon View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharam. Name of the asura- dhenuka- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharam. Name of a rakṣas- slain by rāma- (younger brother of rāvaṇa-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharam. Name of an attendant [of the Sun (= dharma-) ;of śiva- ] View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharam. of a rudra- (?) (varia lectio) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharam. "a she-mule" See kharī-vātsalya- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kharam. Name of one of the mothers in skanda-'s retinue View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
Apte Search
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khara खर a. [opp. मृदु, श्लक्ष्ण, द्रव) 1 Hard, rough, solid. -2 Severe, sharp, strict, R.8.9; स्मरः खरः खलः कान्तः Kāv.1.59. -3 Pungent, acid. -4 Dense, thick. -5 Hurtful, injurious, cutting, smart (words). -6 Sharpedged; देहि खरनयनशस्घातम् Gīt.1. -7 Hot; खरांशुः &c. -8 Cruel; Rām.6.59.17. -रः 1 An ass, Ms.2.21; 4.115,12,8.37; Y.2.16. -2 A mule. -3 A heron. -4 A crow. -5 A kind of prickly nightshade. -6 A quadrangular mound of earth for receiving the sacrificial vessels. -7 A Daitya or demon in general -8 An attendant of (a) Sūrya, (b) Śiva. -9 N. of a demon, half-brother of Rāvaṇa and slain by Rāma; R.12.42. -1 N. of the 25th year of the sixty years cycle; खरो बालेयवर्षयोः Nm. -रम् ind. In a sharp way; Rām.3. -Comp. -अंशुः, -करः, -रश्मिः the sun. -अब्दाङ्कुरकः lapis lazuli. -उष्ट्रम् ass and camel; सममेषां विवीते$पि खरोष्ट्रं महिषीसमम् Y.2.16. -कण्डूयनम् making worse any evil; Mb.3. -कुटी 1 a stable for asses. -2 a barber's shop; a barber's bag तत्वं खरकुटीः पश्य Mbh.IV.1.3. -कोणः, -क्वाणः the francoline partridge. -कोमलः the month of Jyeṣttod;ha. -गृहम्, -गेहम् 1 a stable for asses. -2 a tent. -चर्मा a crocodile; Gīrvāṇa. -णस्, -णस a. sharp-nosed. -दण्डम् a lotus; खरदण्डजलाशयम् Bhāg.4. 6.29. -दला the opposite-leaved fig-tree. -दूषणः the thorn apple. -ध्वंसिन् m. an epithet of Rāma, who killed the demon खर; मध्यं पातु खरध्वंसी Rāma-rakṣā. -नादः the braying of an ass. -नालः a lotus; नार्वाग्गतस्तत्खरनालनाल- नाभिं विचिन्वंस्तदविन्दताजः Bhāg.3.8.19. -पात्रम् an iron vessel. -पादाढ्यः the wood-apple. -पालः a wooden vessel. -प्रियः a pigeon. -यानम् a donkey-cart; Ms.11.21. -लोमन् a kind of serpent; L. D. B. -वृषभः a jack-ass. -शब्दः 1 the braying of an ass. -2 an osprey. -शाला a stable for asses. -सारम् iron. -स्पर्श a. sharp, hot (wind); वायुर्वाति खरस्पर्शः Bhāg.1.14.16. -स्वरा wild jasmine.
Macdonell Search
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khara a. hard, rough; hot, sharp (also fig.): -m, ad.; m. ass; mule.
Vedic Index of
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khara Ass,’ is mentioned in the Aitareya Aranyaka, where a team of asses is alluded to. Probably the passages in the śatapatha Brāhmana, where the word is used to denote an earth mound on which the sacrificial vessels were placed, pre­suppose the sense of ‘ ass,’ the mound being shaped in this form.
Vedabase Search
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khara noun (neuter) a kind of tīkṣṇa
Frequency rank 14138/72933
khara adjective acid (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
cruel (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
cutting (as speech or word) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
dense (clouds) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
hard (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
harsh (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
hot (wind) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
hurtful (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
injurious (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
pungent (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
rough (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
sharp (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
sharp (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
sharp-edged (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
solid (opposed to drava) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 2070/72933
khara noun (masculine) a crow (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a Daitya or demon (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a donkey (so called from his cry) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a heron (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a mule (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a place arranged for building a house upon (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a quadrangular mound of earth for receiving the sacrificial vessels (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a thorny plant (sort of prickly nightshade or perhaps Alhagi Maurorum) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
an osprey (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a fragrant substance (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a Rakṣas (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a Rudra (?) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of an attendant (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of the 25th year of the sixty years cycle of Jupiter (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of the Asura Dhenuka (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of Śiva (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 1485/72933
 

khara

1. donkey, ass; 2. rough, cutting.

Wordnet Search
"khara"" has 3 results.

khara

uṣma, uṣṇa, tapta, caṇḍa, pracaṇḍa, ucaṇḍa, santapta, upatapta, tāpin, koṣṇa, soṣma, naidoṣa, aśiśira, aśīta, tigma, tīvra, tīkṣṇa, khara, grīṣma   

yasmin auṣmyam asti।

vasantād anantaraṃ vāyuḥ uṣmaṃ bhavati।

khara

tīkṣṇa, tīvra, kuśāgra, aśri, khara, tigita, tigma, tejasvat, niśita, pravivikta, vikuṇṭha, viśita, śāta, śīra, saṃśita   

tejoyuktam।

asya kāryārthe tīkṣṇā buddhiḥ apekṣyate।

khara

ghana, piṇḍa, saghana, sthavira, khara, saṃhata, bahala   

yasya ākāraḥ suniścitaḥ tathā ca yaḥ dravarūpo vāyurūpo vā nāsti।

śilā ghanā asti।

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