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     Grammar Search "makha" has 2 results.
     
makha: masculine vocative singular stem: makha
makha: neuter vocative singular stem: makha
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makhamfn. (prob. connected with1. mah-or maṃh-) jocund, cheerful, sprightly, vigorous, active, restless (said of the marut-s and other gods) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
makham. a feast, festival, any occasion of joy or festivity View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
makham. a sacrifice, sacrificial oblation etc. () View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
makham. (prob.) Name of a mythical being (especially in makhasya śiraḥ-," makha-'s head") (see also compound) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
makham. or n. (?) the city of Mecca View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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makha मख a. [मख् संज्ञायां घ] Ved. 1 Adorable, fit to be worshipped with oblations. -2 Lively, active, cheerful. -खः 1 A sacrificial rite; अकिंचनत्वं मखजं व्यनक्ति R.5.16; Ms.4.24; R.3.39. -2 A festival. -3 Worship; वैदिक- स्तान्त्रिको मिश्र इति मे त्रिविधो मखः Bhāg.11.27.7. -Comp. -अंशभाज् m. a god. -अग्निः, -अनलः sacrificial fire. -अन्नम् the seed of Euryale Ferox (कमलबीज). -असुहृद् m. an epithet of Śiva. -क्रिया a sacrificial rite. -त्रातृ m. an epithet of Rāma; घ्राणं पातु मखत्राता Rām. stotra 5. -द्विष् m. a demon, a Rākṣasa; तत्र यावधिपती मखद्विषां तौ शरव्यमकरोत् स नेतरान् R.11.27;3.45; U.5.4. -द्वेषिन् m. an epithet of Śiva. -प्रभुः m. the Soma plant. -मृगव्याधः an epithet of Śiva; मखमृगव्याधोत्तमाङ्गस्थल- स्थास्नु ...... N.22.14. -हन् n. an epithet 1 of Indra. -2 of Śiva.
     Macdonell Search  
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makha a. vigorous, sprightly (V.); m. feast (V.); sacrifice: -dvish, m. foe of the sacrifice, demon, Râkshasa; -mathana, n. performance of the sacrifice; -maya, a. containing or representing the sacrifice;-vedî, f. place of sacrifice.
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makha Appears to designate a person in two passages of the Rigveda, but in neither passage does the context explain who he was. Probably a demon of some kind is meant. In the later Samhitās mention is also made of the ‘head of Makha an expression which has become unintelligible to the Brāh­manas.
     Vedabase Search  
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makha Lord ViṣṇuSB 2.7.39
makha of fire sacrificesSB 10.70.41
makha of your sacrificeSB 10.27.15
makha whose faceSB 10.47.1-2
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makha noun (masculine) (prob.) name of a mythical being (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a feast (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a sacrifice (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
any occasion of joy or festivity (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
festival (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
sacrificial oblation (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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