kumbha कुम्भ

Definition: noun (masculine) (archit.) the bell capitala jar (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a measure of grain (equal to twenty Droṇas) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a particular part of a bed (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a religious exercise (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))an urn in which the bones of a dead person are collected (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))bully (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))closing the nostrils and mouth so as to suspend breathing (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))ewer (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))flash or fancy man (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))name of a Dānava (a son of Prahlāda and brother of Nikumbha) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))name of a Mantra (pronounced over a weapon) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))name of a monkey (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))name of a plant (and also of its fruit) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))name of a Rākṣasa (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))name of a work (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))name of the father of the nineteenth Arhat of the present Avasarpiṇī (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))one of the thirty-four Jātakas or former births of Śākyamuni (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))pitcher (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))small water-jar (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))the frontal globe or prominence on the upper part of the forehead of an elephant (there are two of these prominences which swell in the rutting season) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))the paramour of a harlot (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))the root of a plant used in medicine (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))the sign of the zodiac Aquarius (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))waterpot (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))img/alchemy.bmp[medic.] a kind of pāṇḍuroga

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