damana दमन

Definition: दमन a. (-नी f.) [दम् भावे ल्युट्] Taming, subduing, overpowering, conquering, defeating; जामदग्न्यस्य दमने नैवं निर्वक्तुमर्हसि U.5.32; Bh.3.89; so सर्वदमन, अरिदमन &c. -2 Tranquil, passionless, -नः 1 A charioteer; Bhāg.4.26.2. -2 A warrior. -3 The Kunda plant. -4 An epithet of Viṣṇu. -नम् 1 Taming, subjugation, curbing, restraint, -2 Punishing, chastising, दुर्दान्तानां दमनविधयः क्षत्रियेष्वायतन्ते Mv.3.34. -3 Self-restraint. -4 Slaying, killing; जामदग्न्यस्य दमने न हि निर्बन्धमर्हसि U.5.31.


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