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गौड

SanskritEdit

AdjectiveEdit

गौड (gauḍa) (gauḍa)

  1. made of sugar or molasses (MBh., Suśr., Hcat., etc.)
  2. of or relating to the Gauḍa people (Vātsyāy., Kāvyād., Sarvad.)

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

गौड (gauḍam, n

  1. a region in Bengal (Rājat., Prab., Hit.)
  2. the capital of that region

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

गौड (gauḍam

  1. the inhabitants of that region (Vātsyāy., Rājat., Śūdradh.)
  2. name of a prince of that region (Kathās.)
  3. name of a lexicographer

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

गौड (gauḍan

  1. sweetmeats (R.)
  2. rum, an alcoholic beverage distilled from molasses (RTL., Mn., MBh., Gṛhyās.)
  3. (music) a particular modification of a melody

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams, A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1898, page 0369