hasta हस्त

Definition: m. (in fine compositi or 'at the end of a compound' f(ā-).,of unknown derivation) the hand (in fine compositi or 'at the end of a compound' ="holding in or by the hand"; haste- kṛ-[as two words],"to take into the hand","get possession of";haste- kṛ-[as a compound ],"to take by the hand, marry"; śatru-hastaṃ- gam-,"to fall into the hand of the enemy") etc.