caitraḥ चैत्रः

Definition: चैत्रः [चि ष्ट्रण्; चित्रमेव स्वार्थे अण्; चित्रायां भवः अण् वा] 1 Name of a lunar month in which the full moon stands in the constellation Chitrā (corresponding to March-April). -2 A Buddhist mendicant. -3 One of the seven ranges of mountains dividing the continent into Varṣas. -त्रम् A temple, monument for the dead. -Comp. -आवलिः f. the full-moon-day of Chaitra. -सखः an epithet of the god of love.

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