रुक्म a. [रुच्-मन् नि˚ कुत्वम् Uṇ.1.135] 1 Bright, radiant. -2 Golden; गरुडो रुक्मपक्षो वै Rām.1.14.29. -क्मः 1 A golden ornament; परितश्च धौतमुखरुक्मविलसत् Śi.15.78. -2 A thorn-apple. -क्मम् 1 Gold; निक्षेपस्याप- हरणं ...... रुक्मस्तेयसमं स्मृतम् Ms.11.57. -2 Iron. -Comp. -अङ्गद a. wearing golden armlets. -आभ a. shining like gold, bright; Ms.12.122. -कारकः a goldsmith. -पात्री a golden dish; भुञ्जते रुक्मपात्रीषु युधिष्ठिरनिवेशने Mb.3.233.42. -पुङ्ख a. gold-shafted. -पृष्ठक a. gilded, coated with gold. -रथः, -वाहनः N. of Droṇa.
In the Rigveda denotes an ornament, probably of gold, usually worn on the breast. Being in several passages used of the sun, it probably had the form of a disk. In the Brāhmanas it designates a gold plate. See also Rajata.
noun (masculine) Rukmin, son of Bhīṣmaka
an ornament of gold (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
golden chain or disk (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
Mesua Roxburghii (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a son of Rucaka (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the thorn-apple (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
noun (neuter) svarṇamākṣika
a kind of collyrium (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
gold (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
iron (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the Nāgakesara flower Frequency rank 2722/72933
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