कुहुः कुहूः f. 1 New moon day i. e. the last day of a lunar month when the moon is invisible; Mb.8.34.32; करगतैव गता यदियं कुहूः N.4.57. -2 The deity that presides over this day; Ms.3.86. -3 The cry of the (Indian) cuckoo; पिकेन रोषारुणचक्षुषा मुहुःकुहूरुताहूयत चन्द्र- वैरिणी N.1.1; उन्मीलन्ति कुहूः कुहूरिति कलोत्तालाः पिकानां गिरः Gīt.1; पिकविधुस्तव हन्ति समन्तमस्त्वमपि चन्द्रविरोधि-कुहूरवः Udb. -4 The first day of the first quarter on which the moon rises. -Comp. -कण्ठः, -मुखः, -रवः, -शब्दः the (Indian) cuckoo. -कालः The last day of the lunar month when the moon is invisible; न च कुहूकाले$पि संक्षीयते ...... त्वत्कीर्तिचन्द्रः सदा Sūktisundar 5.83. -पालः the king of turtles. -मुखः 1 The Indian cuckoo. -2 a calamity. -मुखम् new moon.
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