नग्न a. [नज्-न-कर्तरि क्त तस्य नः] 1 Naked, nude, bare; न नग्नः स्नानमाचरेत् Ms.4.45; नग्नक्षपणके देशे रजकः किं करिष्यति Chāṇ.11; अवश्यंभाविनो भावा भवन्ति महतामपि । नग्नत्वं नीलकण्ठस्य महाहिशयनं हरेः ॥ H. -2 Uncultivated, uninhabited, desolate. -ग्नः 1 A naked mendicant. -2 A Buddhist mendicant (क्षपणक); धर्म इत्युपधर्मेषु नग्नरक्तपटादिषु । प्रायेण सज्जते भ्रान्त्या पेशलेषु च वाग्मिषु ॥ Bhāg.4.19.25. -3 A hypocrite. -4 A bard accompanying an army, or a wandering bard. -5 N. of Śiva. -ग्ना 1 A naked, shameless (or wanton) woman. -2 A girl before menstruation, or less than 12 or 1 (and therefore may go about naked). -Comp. -अटः, -अटकः 1 one who goes about naked. -2 especially a Jaina or Buddhist mendicant (of the दिगम्बर class). -आचार्यः a. bard, a minstrel, a panegyrist; N.19.41; Bṛi. S. -चर्या a vow to go naked. -जित् N. of an author on architecture; Bṛi. S.58.4.
adjective bare (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
desert (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
desolate (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
naked (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
new (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
noun (masculine) a bard accompanying an army (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a naked mendicant (esp. a Bauddha) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a poet (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of Śiva (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
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