Is the name of the partridge in the later Samhitās and the Brāhmanas, being presumably an onomato- poetic formation. The bird is described as having variegated plumage (bahu-rūpa). It is usually associated with the Kapiñ- jala and Kalaviñka.
noun (masculine) a kind of step (in dancing) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a partrigde (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a Nāga
name of a pupil of Yāska (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the school of the Taittirīyas (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
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