skandha स्कन्ध

Definition: noun (masculine) (archit.) the support (part of a capital)(in phil.) the five objects of sense (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))samparāya and bhadrādi (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a chapter (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a heron (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a king (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a large branch or bough (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a part (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a particular form of the Āryā metre (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a sage (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a tract (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a troop (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))aggregate (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))agreement (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))an engagement (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))any article used at the coronation of a king (as a jar filled with consecrated water) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))battle (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))division (esp. a division of an army or a form of military array) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))equality of height in the humps of a pair of draught oxen (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))multitude (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))name of a poet (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))name of a serpent-demon (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))path (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))prince (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))quantity (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))region (esp. of the winds) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))section (of a book) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))teacher (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))the shoulder (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))the stem or trunk of a tree (esp. that part of the stem where the branches begin) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))upper part of the back or region from the neck to the shoulder-joint (in men and animals) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))war (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))


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